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The Resource Public domain, private dominion : a history of public mineral policy in America, Carl J. Mayer and George A. Riley

Public domain, private dominion : a history of public mineral policy in America, Carl J. Mayer and George A. Riley

Label
Public domain, private dominion : a history of public mineral policy in America
Title
Public domain, private dominion
Title remainder
a history of public mineral policy in America
Statement of responsibility
Carl J. Mayer and George A. Riley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Definitive history of the laws and policies that govern the mineral resources of America's public lands
Cataloging source
DLC
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1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mayer, Carl J.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Riley, George A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mining leases
  • Mineral industries
  • Public lands
Label
Public domain, private dominion : a history of public mineral policy in America, Carl J. Mayer and George A. Riley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Public domain, private dominion -- "A full and fair experiment" : early lead leasing on the public domain -- The 1872 Mining Law and the end of laissez faire -- Regulation in the private interest : coal and the Mineral Lands Leasing act of 1920 -- Leasing as law : oil and the Mineral Lands Leasing Act of 1920 -- The modern frontier : oil shale and the Outer Continental Shelf -- Protecting the environment on the public domain -- Administering the laws : conflict and complicity -- Towards a new vision of commonwealth
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 340 pages
Isbn
9780871568496
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
85007971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (CStRLIN)PAUL270117435-B
  • (OCoLC)11970525
Label
Public domain, private dominion : a history of public mineral policy in America, Carl J. Mayer and George A. Riley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Public domain, private dominion -- "A full and fair experiment" : early lead leasing on the public domain -- The 1872 Mining Law and the end of laissez faire -- Regulation in the private interest : coal and the Mineral Lands Leasing act of 1920 -- Leasing as law : oil and the Mineral Lands Leasing Act of 1920 -- The modern frontier : oil shale and the Outer Continental Shelf -- Protecting the environment on the public domain -- Administering the laws : conflict and complicity -- Towards a new vision of commonwealth
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 340 pages
Isbn
9780871568496
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
85007971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (CStRLIN)PAUL270117435-B
  • (OCoLC)11970525

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