Susquehanna, river of dreams by Susan Q. Stranahan

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Susquehanna River.,
  • Susquehanna River Valley.

Subjects:

  • Environmental protection -- Susquehanna River.,
  • Natural history -- Susquehanna River.,
  • Water quality -- Susquehanna River.,
  • Susquehanna River.,
  • Susquehanna River Valley.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-312) and index.

Book details

StatementSusan Q. Stranahan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF157.S8 S75 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 322 p. :
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1739664M
ISBN 100801846021
LC Control Number92045039
OCLC/WorldCa27186520

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