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The Resource The source : how rivers made America and America remade its rivers, Martin Doyle

The source : how rivers made America and America remade its rivers, Martin Doyle

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The source : how rivers made America and America remade its rivers
Title
The source
Title remainder
how rivers made America and America remade its rivers
Statement of responsibility
Martin Doyle
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the role of rivers in shaping American politics, economics, and society draws on experts from diverse backgrounds to explore how the natural and human transformations of rivers have made a significant impact on the nation
Cataloging source
YDX
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Doyle, Martin
Dewey number
551.48/30973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rivers
  • Water resources development
  • Floodplain management
  • Water conservation
Target audience
adult
Label
The source : how rivers made America and America remade its rivers, Martin Doyle
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bar code
  • 31223125405176
  • 31223125405168
  • 31223125405135
  • 31223125405184
  • 31223125405192
  • 31223125405127
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-334) 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
Part one: Federalism. Navigating the republic -- Life on the Mississippi -- The rise of the levees -- Flood control -- Part two: Sovereignty and property. Water wars -- A new water market -- Part three: Taxation. Running water -- Burning rivers -- Part four: Regulation. Regulating power -- The power of a river -- Part five: Conservation. Channelization -- The restoration economy
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
349 pages
Isbn
9780393242355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-adap20180129-091
System control number
(OCoLC)988276247
Label
The source : how rivers made America and America remade its rivers, Martin Doyle
Publication
Copyright
Bar code
  • 31223125405176
  • 31223125405168
  • 31223125405135
  • 31223125405184
  • 31223125405192
  • 31223125405127
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-334) 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
Part one: Federalism. Navigating the republic -- Life on the Mississippi -- The rise of the levees -- Flood control -- Part two: Sovereignty and property. Water wars -- A new water market -- Part three: Taxation. Running water -- Burning rivers -- Part four: Regulation. Regulating power -- The power of a river -- Part five: Conservation. Channelization -- The restoration economy
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
349 pages
Isbn
9780393242355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-adap20180129-091
System control number
(OCoLC)988276247

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