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Damming the Delaware : the rise and fall of Tocks Island Dam

Author: Richard C Albert
Publisher: University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, 2005, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard C Albert
ISBN: 0271027452 9780271027456
OCLC Number: 62099870
Notes: "First paperback printing, with an update, 2005"--Title page verso.
Description: xxi, 212 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: CONTENTSForewordPreface and AcknowledgmentsDelaware River Basin FactsChronology: Evolution of a Delaware River DamList of Abbreviations and Acronyms1. Introduction2. Enter Man3. A Water Supply for Millions4. Birth of a Main-Stem Dam Project5. The Sage is Reset6. The Pieces Are Put Together7. In All Its Glory8. A Central Park for Megalopolis9. Sunfish Pond: Prelude to Controversy10. Tocks Island Logjam11. Pox on Tocks12. Troubles in the Minisink13. Decisions Are Made14. A Matter of Good FaithEpilogueNotesSourcesIndex
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