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Author Wohl, Ellen E., 1962-

Title Wide rivers crossed [electronic resource] : the South Platte and the Illinois of the American prairie / Ellen Wohl.

Imprint Boulder : University Press of Colorado, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description v, 344 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Streams of the shortgrass prairie : the South Platte River basin -- At the headwaters -- Onto the plains -- River metamorphosis -- What the future holds -- Streams of the tallgrass prairie : the Illinois River basin -- Natural history of the Illinois River -- Native Americans and the first European settlers -- Twentieth-century river metamorphosis -- What the future holds.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Streamflow -- South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)
Streamflow -- Illinois -- Illinois River.
Water use -- South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.)
Water use -- Illinois -- Illinois River.
Natural history -- South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)
Natural history -- Illinois -- Illinois River.
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) -- Environmental conditions.
Illinois River (Ill.) -- Environmental conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781607322306 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781607322313 (e-book)

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