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

User Review  - Barbara - Goodreads

Will wait on this and finish at another time. Gave it to my hubby who is powering through it. Read full review

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

User Review  - Candice - Goodreads

quite interesting story about how anglo-culture is effectively ruining the southwest's water supply Read full review

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

User Review  - Peter - Goodreads

The story of water development in the western US - how LA stole water from the Owens valley, how competition between the Bureau of Reclamation and the Corps of engineers brought about the construction ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Jason - Goodreads

Only got halfway through it; author's bias is pervasive and unconscionable Read full review

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

User Review  - Christian Crowley - Goodreads

I had this on my "required reading" list as a recommendation from my Interior colleague Dave Morrow. Mimi gave it to me for a Christmas present in 2010. I got some great vocab words from this book! I made many margin notes for whomever picks it up next. Read full review

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

User Review  - Ryan Williamson - Goodreads

You have to REALLY be into both environmentalism and political history to not fall asleep. I read this because my most favorite of favorite professors tried to push this book on all his students. He ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Kami - Goodreads

This is a very fascinating look at the history of water in the American West. Full of scandal and politics and corruption, it is a really interesting look at how fragile our life is out here and how quickly it could all fall apart. Read full review

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

User Review  - Sanpoil2010 - Goodreads

Scary to see just how our government works. It's not "For the People" it's usually "For some People" or "For a Person"! They gain and we and the environment pay. Read full review

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

User Review  - David Danielson - Goodreads

Best summary of what is wrong with the water policies in the American West. It includes lots of background explaining how we got into such a mess. On a personal note, the Central Valley Project of ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Owen - Goodreads

One of my all time favorite non-fiction books. Reisner is incredibly erudite and a tremendous story teller. The documentary of the same name is also quite good. Read full review


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