The Fall and Rise of the Wetlands of California's Great Central Valley

Philip Garone (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$41.94
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
February 14, 2020
Pages
448
Dimensions
6.0 X 9.0 X 0.98 inches | 0.01 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780520355576

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About the Author

Philip Garone is Professor and Chair of the Department of History at California State University, Stanislaus.

Reviews

"With masterful research, Garone illuminates the devastating effects imposed by intensive agricultural reclamation and irrigation in California."--Choice
"Enlightening. . . . [Garone's book] extend[s] our understanding of the complexities of water politics in California."--Western Historical Quarterly
"The Fall and Rise of the Wetlands of California's Great Central Valley should be an essential read for anyone seeking to understand the interplay of ecology and policy in the history of California's Central Valley. . . .The book has a place alongside the standards of the field."--Agricultural History
"Fascinating. . . . An exceptional treatment of the history of wetlands in the Central Valley of California. . . . This book will be accessible to a wide audience, is richly documented, and will be an invaluable resource."--Quarterly Review Of Biology