The Death And Life Of The Great Lakes

Author: Dan Egan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393246442
Size: 16.40 MB
Format: PDF
View: 5330
Download Read Online
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes is prize-winning reporter Dan Egan’s compulsively readable portrait of an ecological catastrophe happening right before our eyes, blending the epic story of the lakes with an examination of the perils ...

The Death And Life Of Great American Cities

Author: Jane Jacobs
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 067974195X
Size: 22.24 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 4949
Download Read Online
Penetrating analysis of the functions and organization of city neighborhoods, the forces of deterioration and regeneration, and the necessary planning innovations

Masters Of Empire

Author: Michael McDonnell
Publisher: Hill and Wang
ISBN: 0374714185
Size: 32.77 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 3343
Download Read Online
A radical reinterpretation of early American history from a native point of view In Masters of Empire, the historian Michael McDonnell reveals the pivotal role played by the native peoples of the Great Lakes in the history of North America.

The Death And Life Of The Great American School System

Author: Diane Ravitch
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465097995
Size: 52.79 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 941
Download Read Online
Ravitch includes clear prescriptions for improving America's schools: leave decisions about schools to educators, not politicians or businessmen devise a truly national curriculum that sets out what children in every grade should be ...

Lake Invaders

Author: William Rapai
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 081434125X
Size: 76.57 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 2035
Download Read Online
Although this volume tackles complex ecological, economical, and political issues, it does so in a balanced, lively, and very accessible way.

Fishing The Great Lakes

Author: Margaret Beattie Bogue
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299167639
Size: 67.59 MB
Format: PDF
View: 5646
Download Read Online
Fishing the Great Lakes is a sweeping history of the destruction of the once-abundant fisheries of the great "inland seas" that lie between the United States and Canada.

The Living Great Lakes

Author: Jerry Dennis
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1466882026
Size: 26.63 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 2510
Download Read Online
It is also the story of the lakes as told by biologists, fishermen, sailors, and others whom author Jerry Dennis grew to know while traveling with them on boats and hiking with them on beaches and islands.

Where The Water Goes

Author: David Owen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698189906
Size: 75.79 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 3386
Download Read Online
The story Owen tells in Where the Water Goes is crucial to our future: how a patchwork of engineering marvels, byzantine legal agreements, aging infrastructure, and neighborly cooperation enables life to flourish in the desert —and the ...

The Once And Future Great Lakes Country

Author: John L. Riley
Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
ISBN: 0773589821
Size: 19.60 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 3818
Download Read Online
The Once and Future Great Lakes Country is a history of environmental change in the Great Lakes region, looking as far back as the last ice age, and also reflecting on modern trajectories of change, many of them positive.