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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/creatorDate
1927-2018
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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