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Environmental politics and the creation of a dream

Harold C. Jordahl

Environmental politics and the creation of a dream

establishing the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

by Harold C. Jordahl

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Published by The University of Wisconsin Press in Madison, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHarold C. Jordahl Jr. with Annie L. Booth
    SeriesWisconsin land and life, Wisconsin land and life
    ContributionsBooth, Annie
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF587.A8 J66 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 399 p. :
    Number of Pages399
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24893243M
    ISBN 109780299281946, 9780299281939
    LC Control Number2010044624

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