Cadillac desert: the American West and its disappearing water

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Pimlico, Mar 15, 2001 - Nature - 582 pages
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Intelligent, accurate and well researched. - Goodreads
Difficult to read straight through, but great info. - Goodreads
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Combines great history and ecological insights. - Goodreads
A long, well researched book that everyone should read. - Goodreads

Review: Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water

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Why not a fifth star? "I don't know. That doesn't make sense to me." —Speaker Dennis Hastert (R-IL), on whether New Orleans should be rebuilt in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. Sept. 2, 2005 Because ... Read full review

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Bureau of Reclamation is the shape of the future. Our thirst go build will be our downfall. The waters of the West are a dam failure, creating floods and deaths. Read full review

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
A Country of Illusion
15
CHAPTER
52
Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Marc Reisner was born in 1948 in Ohio. A graduate of Earlham College, he worked for many years at Natural Resources Defense Counsel, where he wrote their newsletter.

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