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Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

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  • Sacramento River (Calif.)

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Surveys the Sacramento River and Valley history, describing early Indian tribal life, exploration by the Spanish and by American trappers, the influx of settlers brought by the discovery of gold, agricultural problems and growth, and irrigation and flood control projects.

Edition Notes

Statementby Sam and Beryl Epstein. Map by Fred Kliem.
SeriesRivers of the world, W21
ContributionsEpstein, Beryl (Williams) 1910- joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF868.S13 E6
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5603213M
LC Control Number68010174

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