2 edition of The evolution of the Mississippi Delta found in the catalog.
The evolution of the Mississippi Delta
Bell, James E.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-232) and index.
|Statement||James E. Bell.|
|LC Classifications||HC107.A15 B45 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 254 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||254|
|ISBN 10||0595495648, 0595635776, 0595611524|
|ISBN 10||9780595495641, 9780595635771, 9780595611522|
|LC Control Number||2009280184|
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