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The Resource The death and life of the Great Lakes, Dan Egan

The death and life of the Great Lakes, Dan Egan

Label
The death and life of the Great Lakes
Title
The death and life of the Great Lakes
Statement of responsibility
Dan Egan
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2017.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for History, 2017.
  • National Academies Communication Award, 2018.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2017
  • Wisconsin Library Association Literary Award, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10554519
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Egan, Dan
Dewey number
577.630977
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lake ecology
  • Introduced organisms
  • Nonindigenous aquatic pests
  • Water quality
  • Great Lakes (North America)
Label
The death and life of the Great Lakes, Dan Egan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [325]-347) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The front door. The dream of a fourth seacoast : dreams of a seaway ; Three fish : the story of lake trout, sea lampreys; and alewives ; The world's great fishing hole : the introduction of coho and chinook salmon ; Noxious cargo : the invasion of zebra and quagga mussels -- Back door. Continental undivide : Asian carp and Chicago's backwards river ; Conquering a continent : the mussel infestation of the West ; North America's dead sea : toxic algae and the threat to Toledo's water supply -- The future. Plugging the drain : the never-ending threat to siphon away Great Lakes water ; A shaky balancing act : climate change and the fall and rise of the lakes ; A Great Lake revival : charting a course toward integrity, stability, and balance
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 364 pages
Isbn
9780393246438
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2016039546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951070858
  • ocn951070858
  • OCoLC
Label
The death and life of the Great Lakes, Dan Egan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [325]-347) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The front door. The dream of a fourth seacoast : dreams of a seaway ; Three fish : the story of lake trout, sea lampreys; and alewives ; The world's great fishing hole : the introduction of coho and chinook salmon ; Noxious cargo : the invasion of zebra and quagga mussels -- Back door. Continental undivide : Asian carp and Chicago's backwards river ; Conquering a continent : the mussel infestation of the West ; North America's dead sea : toxic algae and the threat to Toledo's water supply -- The future. Plugging the drain : the never-ending threat to siphon away Great Lakes water ; A shaky balancing act : climate change and the fall and rise of the lakes ; A Great Lake revival : charting a course toward integrity, stability, and balance
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 364 pages
Isbn
9780393246438
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2016039546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951070858
  • ocn951070858
  • OCoLC

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