Locust: The Devastating Rise and Mysterious Disappearance of the Insect that Shaped the American Frontier

Locust: The Devastating Rise and Mysterious Disappearance of the Insect that Shaped the American Frontier

by Jeffrey A. Lockwood
     
 

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"In 1876, the U.S. Congress declared the locust “the single greatest impediment to the settlement of the country between Mississippi and the Rocky Mountains.” Throughout the nineteenth century, swarms"See more details below

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"In 1876, the U.S. Congress declared the locust “the single greatest impediment to the settlement of the country between Mississippi and the Rocky Mountains.” Throughout the nineteenth century, swarms"

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ISBN-13:
9780786738878
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
04/28/2009
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
960,368
File size:
1 MB

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