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River Of Conflict, River Of Dreams

Three Hundred Years On The Upper Mississippi

by Biloine Whiting Young

  • 334 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Pogo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - General,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • History / United States,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Mississippi River

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8679671M
    ISBN 10188065430X
    ISBN 109781880654309
    OCLC/WorldCa55605085

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    Portrait of a River A Review by Chris Kraul Magdalena: River of Dreams, A Story of Colombia by Wade Davis (New York: Alfred A. Knopf). Wade Davis, a Canada-born ethnobotanist, published a widely praised book in titled One chronicled the explorations and discoveries of his Harvard professor, Richard Schultes, who sought to understand the origins of mind-altering plants and their.   A river and a nation An enchanting trip down the mighty Magdalena “Colombia as a nation,” writes Wade Davis, “is the gift of the river” Books & arts Aug 22nd edition.

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Explorer-in-Residence at the National Geographic Society from tohe is currently Professor of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia.

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