The History of Large Federal Dams: Planning, Design, and Construction in the Era of Big Dams
Government Printing Office, 2005 - History - 605 pages
"The objectives of the study were twofold: a history of federal dam development, concentrating on key projects and river systems, and the drafting of documents to assist cultural resource managers and others interested in nominating dams to the National Historic Landmarks program"--Preface.
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THEORIES AND COMPETING VISIONS
EARLY MULTIPURPOSE DAMS ROOSEVELT
THE BOULDER CANYON PROJECT WATER
BONNEVILLE AND GRAND COULEE DAMS
EARTH DAMS ON THE MISSOURI RIVER
THE CENTRAL VALLEY PROJECT SHASTA
DAMS FOR NAVIGATION AND FLOOD
THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF
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