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Author Grumbine, R. Edward

Title Where the dragon meets the Angry River : nature and power in the People's Republic of China / R. Edward Grumbine

Publ Info Washington, DC : Island Press : Shearwater Books, [2010]
 Bryant Main Stacks  TC502.N85 G89 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  TC502.N85 G89 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 236 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, map ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-228) and index
Contents Introduction -- The Highest Good -- The Frontier and the Middle Kingdom -- Under the Jade Dragon -- Old Mountains, Young Parks -- In the Land of Twelve Thousand Rice Fields -- Into the Great Green Triangle -- The Dragon Meets the Angry River -- China 2020 -- Conservation with Chinese Characteristics
LC subject River engineering -- China -- Nujiang Lisuzu Zizhizhou
Water resources development -- Environmental aspects -- China -- Yunnan Sheng
Yunnan Sheng (China) -- Economic conditions
Yunnan Sheng (China) -- Social conditions
ISBN 9781597265515 (cloth : alk. paper)
1597265519 (cloth : alk. paper)