Encyclopedia of Rural America

Encyclopedia of Rural America

The Land and People

Book - 1997
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History, sociology, anthropology, and public policy are combined to deliver the encyclopedia destined to become the standard reference work in American rural studies.

• Includes a letter from Bob Kahn and Vince Cerf, the individuals who credit Gore with being the original key sponsor of legislation that took the Internet from being solely a military application to being widely used by the public

• Contains photos depicting Gore throughout his life and career

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A two-volume reference of American rural life. Contains 230-plus alphabetically arranged entries on topics ranging from agriculture, the arts, business and economics, the environment, health and medicine, humanities, policy issues, and social sciences. Clear two-column format with entries ranging from one to several pages. Appropriate for high school and above. Index in second volume. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1997
ISBN: 9780874368420
Branch Call Number: 973.091734
Characteristics: 2 v. (xv, 861 p.) : ill., maps ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Goreham, Gary


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