This is our land

  • 345 Pages
  • 3.54 MB
  • English
The Webb publishing company
Natural resources -- United States, Conservation of natural resources, United States -- Economic condi
ContributionsSchantz-Hansen, Thorvald, 1891-
The Physical Object
Pagination345 p
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14612398M

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“[This Land Is Our Land] is a book shaped by the nuances of borders: of who crosses them and why, who drew them and what that set into motion As narrator, [Mehta] emerges as comprehensively analytical and trenchant, full of pointed epigrams” —Gaiutra Bahadur, The New Republic.

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