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Yuma County Library – Main Library

2951 S. 21st Dr.
Yuma, AZ 85364 United States
928-782-1871 http://yumalibrary.org/web/locations/

April 2020

The Gila: River of History

April 2 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Yuma County Library – Main Library, 2951 S. 21st Dr.
Yuma, AZ 85364 United States
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Six hundred miles long from its source in the mountains of southwestern New Mexico to its confluence with the Colorado River above Yuma, the Gila has been an important avenue for the movement of birds, animals, plants, and peoples across the desert for millennia. Many cultures have sprung up on its banks, and millions of people depend on the river today—whether they know it or not. Gregory McNamee, author of the prizewinning book Gila: The Life and Death of an…

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