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Range Wars

Heated Debates, Sober Reflections and Other Assessments of Texas Writing (Southwest Life and Letters)

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Published by Southern Methodist University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Essays, journals, letters & other prose works,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Homes and haunts,
  • American Prose,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • American literature,
  • Authors, American,
  • History and criticism,
  • Texas,
  • Texas in literature

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCraig Edward Clifford (Editor), Tom Pilkington (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8345105M
    ISBN 100870742825
    ISBN 109780870742828

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    The California water wars were a series of political conflicts between the city of Los Angeles and farmers and ranchers in the Owens Valley of Eastern California over water rights.. As Los Angeles expanded during the late 19th century, it began outgrowing its water supply. Fred Eaton, mayor of Los Angeles, realized that water could flow from Owens Valley to Los Angeles via an aqueduct. "Book two in a thrilling new adventure series!"--Page 4 of cover. Description: pages ; 20 cm: Contents: "Book two in a thrilling new adventure series!" --P. [4] of cover. Series Title: Badlands, 2. Other Titles: Badlands range wars: Responsibility: Eldridge James.

    Range Wars: The Environmental Contest for White Sands Missile Range. In this Book. Additional Information. summary. Established in south-central New Mexico at the end of World War II, White Sands Missile Range is the largest overland military reserve in the western hemisphere. It was the site of the first nuclear explosion, the birthplace Author: Ryan H. Edgington. If you want to know whether a specific book is within a student’s Lexile range, you can use our Quick Search feature l ocated on our Lexile® Find a Book tool. All you need is a book’s author, title or ISBN number to find the Lexile text measure of that book.


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