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Who Controls Public Lands?: Mining, Forestry, and Grazing Policies, 1870-1990

Who Controls Public Lands?: Mining, Forestry, and Grazing Policies, 1870-1990 Used Book in Good Condition In this historical and comparative study, Christopher McGrory Klyza explores why land-management policies in mining, forestry, and grazing have followed different paths and explains why public-lands policy in general has remained virtually static over time. According to Klyza, understanding the

Mining Camp Days

Mining Camp Days Used Book in Good Condition From the historian’s point of view, this volume is a triumph of good judgment: Emil Billeb’s in writing it around the bonanza of illustrative material he has gathered during the years; the publisher’s in recognizing the value of this first-hand account of the Great Basin’s twentieth century