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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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Billington, David P
Dewey number
333.9100973/0904
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
  • Dams
  • Water resources development
Label
Big dams of the New Deal era : a confluence of engineering and politics, David P. Billington and Donald C. Jackson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0710/2006044493.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223075220377
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-355) 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
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
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 369 p.
Isbn
9780806137957
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006044493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 64625064
  • (OCoLC)64625064
Label
Big dams of the New Deal era : a confluence of engineering and politics, David P. Billington and Donald C. Jackson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0710/2006044493.html
Publication
Bar code
31223075220377
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-355) 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
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
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiv, 369 p.
Isbn
9780806137957
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006044493
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 64625064
  • (OCoLC)64625064

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