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Ranching west of the 100th meridian

culture, ecology, and economics

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Published by Island Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ranching -- West (U.S.)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Richard L. Knight, Wendell C. Gilgert, Ed Marston.
    ContributionsKnight, Richard L., Gilgert, Wendell C., Marston, Ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF196.U5 R36 2002, SF196.U5 R36 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 259 p. :
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18171155M
    ISBN 101559638265, 1559638273
    LC Control Number2001006931

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