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The rivers of America

The rivers of America

a selected exhibition of books from the collection of Carol Fitzgerald : September 26-December 5, 1997

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Published by Bienes Center for the Literary Arts, The Dianne and Michael Bienes Special Collections and Rare Book Library, Broward County Main Library in Fort Lauderdale, FL .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Fitzgerald, Carol -- Library -- Exhibitions,
    • Rivers -- United States -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions,
    • Rare books -- United States -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions,
    • Illustrated books -- United States -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSelected exhibition of books from the collection of Carol Fitzgerald.
      Statementedited by James A. Findlay ; curated by Carol Fitzgerald and James A. Findlay.
      GenreExhibitions., Bibliography
      ContributionsFindlay, James A., Fitzgerald, Carol., Bienes Center for the Literary Arts., Broward County Library.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1236 .R58 1997, E161.3 .R58 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination37 p. :
      Number of Pages37
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3727428M
      LC Control Number2003373843
      OCLC/WorldCa37781968

      "Rivers of North America represents the first comprehensive treatment of North America's rivers, from Southern Mexico to the Arctic. Written by professional biologists and river scientists, the text allows readers to compare systems throughout the continent.   In his fascinating new book, 'The Source: How Rivers Made America and America Remade its Rivers,' Martin Doyle explores the history of America's waterways and explains how they shaped the country.

        Teddy Roosevelt's greatest adventure came in when the former president visited South America. He barely escaped after agreeing to survey an uncharted river . Former President George W. Bush has compiled another book of his paintings, this time featuring the faces and stories of America’s immigrants. Out of Many, One, set to be released in March, will.

      ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: chiefly color illustrations ; 33 cm: Contents: Historic rivers --Commercial rivers.   "Alabama Rivers" is a serious book, not a fast read but an important one. The science is made understandable, and the material is organized in such a way as to take it one river .


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