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The Last Ranch  A Colorado Community and the Coming Desert by  Sam BINGHAM - Signed First Edition - 1996 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 74443)

The Last Ranch A Colorado Community and the Coming Desert

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The Last Ranch A Colorado Community and the Coming Desert

by BINGHAM, Sam

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  • hardcover
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Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN 10
0679422838
ISBN 13
9780679422839
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New York: Pantheon Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1996. Hardcover. 0679422838 . Inscribed by author on half title page: 'To Bill Zananti with best/wishes/Sam Bingham'. First Edition, First Printing. In full grey paper-covered boards with titling in white on spine. Interior clean, bright and unmarked. Jacket is immaculate and bears original $27.50 flap price. Author's work examines the so-called 'desertification' of Colorado's San Luis Valley. ; 8vo 8" - 10" tall; 363 pages .

Synopsis

In a book that is “must reading for those interested in the future of the american West” (Kirkus Reviews), Bingham shows how ranchers in Colorado’s San Luis Valley-along with a Rhodesian expert, a Canadian billionaire, and a Hindu mathematician-coped with an unfolding environmental disaster: the rapid desertification of their land.

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
74443
Title
The Last Ranch A Colorado Community and the Coming Desert
Author
BINGHAM, Sam
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine in Fine dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0679422838
ISBN 13
9780679422839
Publisher
Pantheon Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1996
Keywords
0679422838
Bookseller catalogs
>>American History & Politics; >>American Society, Life in the US;

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