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Life and death at Hoover Dam : a novel

Author: Jerry Borrowman
Publisher: Sandy, Utah : Black Canyon Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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It's 1931 and men are desperate for jobs. A lucky few will get to work in the searing heat of the Nevada desert on the massive Hoover Dam, the single largest public works project in history. Their goal is to tame the mighty Colorado River with a dam that will create the largest man-made lake in the world. But can they can overcome their own prejudices to do it?
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction, American
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Borrowman
ISBN: 9780984383603 0984383603
OCLC Number: 667293078
Description: 239 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Jerry Borrowman.

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It's 1931 and men are desperate for jobs. A lucky few will get to work in the searing heat of the Nevada desert on the massive Hoover Dam, the single largest public works project in history. Their goal is to tame the mighty Colorado River with a dam that will create the largest man-made lake in the world. But can they can overcome their own prejudices to do it?

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