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Grand Canyon controversy or, How reclamation justifies the unjustifiable. by Alan Carlin

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Published by Rand Corporation] in [Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English


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Other titlesHow reclamation justifies the unjustifiable
SeriesRand Corporation. Paper 3541
LC ClassificationsTC557.3 C6 C37
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL20838397M

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