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

User Review  - Quinn Rollins - Goodreads

I've lived my entire life in the American West. Most of that time has been in Northern Utah, where it snows all winter long, and then doesn't rain much for the rest of the year. The system of dams and ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

A brilliant book on water & politics & American expansion & history... I roared through this one. Read full review

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

User Review  - Kelly (Young) Ward - Goodreads

very interesting in understanding water rights and long-standing beauracreatic issues in the west. kind of an outdated book, and some "prophecies" have come true while others were a little pesimistic it seems Read full review

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

User Review  - Michael Kallan - Goodreads

First heard about the book on a blog I was reading, and it is one of the most interesting and informative books I have ever read. Dealing with a history of water in the American West, it was difficult to believe it had been written nearly a quarter century earlier. Read full review

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

User Review  - lyell bark - Goodreads

gr8 history about how the western usa was turned from an arid, unlivable hellscape with no water into an arid, unlivable hellscape with lots of water at great economic and environmental cost. thanks. Read full review

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

User Review  - David Kessler - Goodreads

One of the best I have ever read. Why were reservoirs of water reserved in desert regions and far from economical this were jobs for a few states who had their hands in the Feds pockets. A good historical perspective... Read full review

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

User Review  - Tim Munn - Goodreads

Well let's just say I had to punt about 40% of the way through. Very interesting but it became increasingly clear the level of detail was more than I could handle. The battles between the Army Corps ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Craig Pittman - Goodreads

It took me about seven months to plow through this book, but it was well worth the effort. "Cadillac Desert" is an astounding book that digs deeply into a subject that most people have thought about ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

This book was recommended to my wife while she was in law school here in Colorado. I was from the upper Midwest: a product of the Great Lakes Region, where water is just about a non-issue. This book ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Anthony Alvarado - Goodreads

Great book about the history of water infrastructure in the West. It's a bit long, but he makes a strong case for how water is related to the growth in the west and how it's interconnected to its ... Read full review


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