Format:
Book
Author:
Stager, Curt, author.
Title:
Still waters : the secret world of lakes / Curt Stager.
Edition:
First edition.
Publisher, Date:
New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., [2018]
©2018
Description:
xviii, 241 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Summary:
An exploration of the world's most remarkable lakes examines the significance of humanity's impact on iconic inland waters, sharing their stories and how they represent history, culture, and the importance of conservation.
Subjects:
Lakes.
Lake ecology.
Lake conservation.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [213]-230) and index.
Contents:
Walden -- Waters of life, waters of death -- Lakes through the looking glass -- The Great Rift -- Galilee -- Sky water -- Heritage lakes.
LCCN:
2017060910
ISBN:
9780393292169
0393292169
Other Number:
1005124471
System Availability:
6
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
6
Control Number:
1392120
Call Number:
551.482 S779S 2018
Course Reserves:
0
# Local items in:
4
# System items in:
4