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Author: Edmund Flagg
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: west, flagg
Number of Pages: 480
Published: 2007-01-01
ISBN-10: 1429001925
ISBN-13: 9781429001922

Flagg was a native of Maine who ran newspapers in the Mid-West. His background in law and commerce would indicate a reason for the interest in the West, which at the time this journal was written, was a source of tremendous potential.
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Author: Sahel and West Africa Club
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: west, african, oecd, countries, policies, mobility, studies, migration
Number of Pages: 140
Published: 2008-10-01
ISBN-10: 9264029427
ISBN-13: 9789264029422

This publication reviews migration policies in the main OECD countries receiving West African migrants and analyses the recent discussions within Europe. This report lists common approaches undertaken in Europe, Africa and West Africa and aims to shed light on decision makers’ strategic thinking. It provides the greater public with an objective understanding of this recent dynamic.
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Author: Marca Weinberg
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: water, reclamation, supply, policies, bureau, reforming, conflicts, west, implications
Number of Pages: 101
Published: 1997-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788171003
ISBN-13: 9780788171000

Conflicts among water users still occur in the American West. Environmentalists, who want water to be left in the rivers to preserve threatened species, compete with urban & agricultural users for the West's limited water resources. Native American water rights are also receiving more attention. This study analyzes the policy tools slated for use in California, estimates the costs of those reforms to agriculture in the state, & discusses the implications of using those policy tools in the rest of the West. Policy changes introduced in California could serve as models for changes throughout the
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Author: Economic Community of West African States
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: west, coherence, policy, fisheries, seven, countries, sector, african, africa, dimension, fishing, development
Number of Pages: 124
Published: 2008-02-27
ISBN-10: 9264040595
ISBN-13: 9789264040595

Fisheries represent up to 30% of state budget revenues in West African countries and employ 7 million people in West and Central Africa. If the sector is to develop, or simply continue to exist at present levels, a number of policy challenges will have to be addressed. The number of issues is vast, ranging from illiteracy to EU trade policy. The Sahel and West Africa Club (SWAC) and the OECD Fisheries Division are working with regional organisations to help them address the question of policy coherence. This book provides not only an analytical framework adapted to the local context, but a
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Author: Charles Lester
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: houston, sam, life
Number of Pages: 422
Published: 2009-09-23
ISBN-10: 1429021470
ISBN-13: 9781429021470

The History of the American West Collection is a unique project that provides opportunities for researchers and new readers to easily access and explore works which have previously only been available on library shelves. The Collection brings to life pre-1923 titles focusing on a wide range of topics and experiences in US Western history. From the initial westward migration, to exploration and development of the American West to daily life in the West and intimate pictures of the people who inhabited it, this collection offers American West enthusiasts a new glimpse at some forgotten treasures
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Author: Genevieve Callahan
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: book, cook, western, sunset
Number of Pages: 230
Published: 2008-07-01
ISBN-10: 1429012269
ISBN-13: 9781429012263

This 1933 volume contains "Recipes included for favorite regional and foreign dishes peculiar to the West." Genevieve Callahan's aim was "To help you who live in the West to enjoy more fully the glorious products of these Western states; to introduce you, perhaps, to some of the less well-known foods of particular localities; in short, to help you to live more abundantly here in the West."
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Author: Clarence King
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: nevada, sierra, mountaineering
Number of Pages: 322
Published: 2011-09-19
ISBN-10: 145850090X
ISBN-13: 9781458500908

The Shelf2life History of the American West Collection is a unique project that provides opportunities for researchers and new readers to easily access and explore works which have previously only been available on library shelves. The Collection brings to life pre-1923 titles focusing on a wide range of topics and experiences in US Western history. From the initial westward migration, to exploration and development of the American West to daily life in the West and intimate pictures of the people who inhabited it, this collection offers American West enthusiasts a new glimpse at some forgotte
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