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PRINTED BOOKS
Author Grunwald, Michael, 1970-

Title The swamp / Michael Grunwald.

Published New York : Simon & Schuster, [2006]
©2006

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  975.939 GRUN    AVAILABLE
Physical description 450 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-432) and index.
Contents Introduction: "A Treasure for Our Country" 1 -- Part 1 Natural Everglades -- 1 Grassy Water 9 -- 2 Intruders 24 -- 3 Quagmire 40 -- 4 A New Vision 54 -- 5 Drainage Gets Railroaded 64 -- Part 2 Draining the Everglades -- 6 Reclamation of a Kingly Domain 81 -- 7 Father of South Florida 98 -- 8 Protect the Birds 117 -- 9 "Water Will Run Downhill!" 130 -- 10 Land by the Gallon 151 -- 11 Nature's Revenge 176 -- 12 "Everglades Permanence Now Assured" 197 -- 13 Taming the Everglades 216 -- Part 3 Restoring the Everglades -- 14 Making Peace with Nature 239 -- 15 Repairing the Everglades 264 -- 16 Something in the Water 280 -- 17 Something for Everyone 304 -- 18 Endgame 333 -- Epilogue: The Future of the Everglades 357.
Subject Environmental protection -- Florida -- Everglades -- History.
Drainage -- Florida -- Everglades -- History.
Everglades (Fla.) -- History.
Everglades (Fla.) -- Environmental conditions.
Standard Number 9780743251051
ISBN 0743251059