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Recovering the prairie

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison, Wis .
Written in English

  • Prairie conservation.,
  • Prairies.,
  • Prairies -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Robert F. Sayre.
    GenrePictorial works.
    ContributionsSayre, Robert F.
    LC ClassificationsQH75 .R432 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 225 p. :
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL38031M
    ISBN 100299164608
    LC Control Number99025650

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