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Dividing western waters : Mark Wilmer and Arizona v. California

Author: Jack L August, Jr.
Publisher: Fort Worth, Tex. : TCU Press, ©2007.
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The Scopes Monkey Trial, the Sacco and Vanzetti case, Brown v the Board of Education, and even subsequent televised high profile murder trials pale in comparison to Arizona v California, argues author Jack August in Dividing Western Waters, August's look at Arizona's Herculean legal and political battle for an equitable share of the Colorado River. To this day Arizona v California is still influential. By the time  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Trials, litigation, etc
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August, Jack L.
Dividing western waters.
Fort Worth, Tex. : TCU Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2007000844
(OCoLC)77830462
Named Person: Mark Wilmer; Mark Wilmer
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jack L August, Jr.
ISBN: 9780875654645 0875654649
OCLC Number: 608079631
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 172 pages) : illustrations, map
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Midwest to southwest --
The firm and the river --
A question of relevance --
Arizona adrift --
Arizona v. California --
Enter Mark Wilmer --
A brave new water world : law, politics, and CAP --
That lawyer from Arizona.
Responsibility: Jack L. August, Jr. ; with a foreword by John Bouma.
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For Arizona, the seminal water case, Arizona v California, the longest Supreme Court case in American history (1952-1963), constituted an important step in the construction of the Central Arizona  Read more...

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