California: A. H. Clark Co, 1976. First edition. Hardcover. Clean tight 8vo, 287pp, jacket has a neatly repaired l-shaped tear to top edge at spine. In Mylar cover. Book has minor bumping to spine tail and bottom tips.s. very Good+ / very good. Item #15851
The unique Great Basin area offers a fascinating history from the glacial Pleistocene epoch to the present day. The impact of water scarcity on its inhabitants is described with some projections for the future.