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The Everglades: River of Grass

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Synopsis:

Before 1947, when Marjory Stoneman Douglas named the Everglades a "river of grass, " most people considered the area a vast and worthless swamp. Her book brought the world's attention to the need to preserve the Everglades, a unique environment that is home to countless animal and plant species.

- A treasured classic of nature writing first published over 50 years ago

- This book launched Marjory Stoneman Douglas's fight to preserve the Florida Everglades

- Persuasive and Inspired writing captured attention all over the world

- This Anniversary Eddition offers an update by Cyril Zaneski, environmental writer for the Miami Herald, on the events affecting the Glades since 1987

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 456-463) and index.

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ISBN:
9781561641352
Subtitle:
River of Grass
Author:
Douglas, Marjory Stoneman
Author:
Douglas, Marjory Stoneman
Publisher:
Pineapple Press
Location:
Sarasota, Fla. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
Everglades (Fla.)
Subject:
Everglades
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection - General
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection
Copyright:
Edition Number:
50
Edition Description:
50th anniversary ed.
Series Volume:
8-
Publication Date:
19970301
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
8.74x5.83x1.40 in. 1.45 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Before 1947, when Marjory Stoneman Douglas named the Everglades a "river of grass, " most people considered the area a vast and worthless swamp. Her book brought the world's attention to the need to preserve the Everglades, a unique environment that is home to countless animal and plant species.

- A treasured classic of nature writing first published over 50 years ago

- This book launched Marjory Stoneman Douglas's fight to preserve the Florida Everglades

- Persuasive and Inspired writing captured attention all over the world

- This Anniversary Eddition offers an update by Cyril Zaneski, environmental writer for the Miami Herald, on the events affecting the Glades since 1987

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