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The Resource Big dams of the New Deal era : a confluence of engineering and politics, David P. Billington and Donald C. Jackson

Big dams of the New Deal era : a confluence of engineering and politics, David P. Billington and Donald C. Jackson

Label
Big dams of the New Deal era : a confluence of engineering and politics
Title
Big dams of the New Deal era
Title remainder
a confluence of engineering and politics
Statement of responsibility
David P. Billington and Donald C. Jackson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online
Cataloging source
DLC
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1927-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Billington, David P.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TC556
LC item number
.B55 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jackson, Donald C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • USA / Corps of Engineers
  • USA / Bureau of Reclamation
  • Dams
  • Water resources development
  • Wasserversorgung
  • Staudamm
  • USA
Label
Big dams of the New Deal era : a confluence of engineering and politics, David P. Billington and Donald C. Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-355) and index
Contents
Origins and early years of the U.S. reclamation service : the massive and structural traditions of dam design -- The Corps of engineers and early multipurpose projects : Wilson and Tygart dams -- The Colorado river : Boulder canyon project and Hoover Dam -- The Columbia River control plan: Bonneville and Grand Coulee Dams -- Earth dams on the Missouri River : Fort Peck Dam, the Pick-Sloan plan, and Garrison Dam -- California's central valley project : Shasta and Friant dams
Control code
64625064
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 369 p.
Isbn
9780806137957
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006044493
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)64625064
Label
Big dams of the New Deal era : a confluence of engineering and politics, David P. Billington and Donald C. Jackson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-355) and index
Contents
Origins and early years of the U.S. reclamation service : the massive and structural traditions of dam design -- The Corps of engineers and early multipurpose projects : Wilson and Tygart dams -- The Colorado river : Boulder canyon project and Hoover Dam -- The Columbia River control plan: Bonneville and Grand Coulee Dams -- Earth dams on the Missouri River : Fort Peck Dam, the Pick-Sloan plan, and Garrison Dam -- California's central valley project : Shasta and Friant dams
Control code
64625064
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 369 p.
Isbn
9780806137957
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006044493
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)64625064

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