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Title:
Colorado, a history of the Centennial State
Author:
Abbott, Carl.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Third edition.
Publication Information:
Niwot, Colo. : University Press of Colorado, [1994]

©1994
Physical Description:
x, 454 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Geographic Term:
ISBN:
9780870813436
Format :
Book

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Central Library F776 .A22 1994 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Explores the growth of Colorado during three broad periods, as defined by the author: exploration and settlement, heavy economic development, and Colorado's emergence as a modern state. Special attention is given to the economic forces that have shaped Colorado, from mining and agriculture, to tourism, defense, and energy. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.


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