Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water
Newly updated, this timely history of the struggle to discover and control water in the American West is a tale of rivers diverted and damned, political corruption and intrigue, billion-dollar battles over water rights, and economic and ecological disaster. Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award. Photos.
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Review: Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing WaterUser Review - Benjamin Smedberg - Goodreads
The historical perspective in this book is amazing. All the way back to Lewis and Clark, I learned a lot about the history of the American west. As a study of corruption in American politics this was ... Read full review
Review: Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing WaterUser Review - William Burruss - Goodreads
This may be the most important history and government policy book you have ever read. At times there is too much detail, but you leave this book with an understanding of America's greatness, dreams ... Read full review