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Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902.
Report on the lands of the arid region of the United States, with a more detailed account of the lands of Utah.
Harvard, Mass. : Harvard Common Press, 1983
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Wesley Powell; Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.)
|Notes:||One of the reports of the U.S. Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region.
Reprint. Originally published : 2nd ed. Washington : G.P.O., 1879.
|Description:||xx, 195 p.,  leaves of plates : ill., maps, graphs, tables ; 26 cm.|
|Contents:||Physical characteristics of the arid region --
The land-system needed for the arid region --
The rainfall of the western portion of the United States --
Water supply / by G.K. Gilbert --
Certain important questions relating to irrigable lands --
The lands of Utah --
Irrigable lands of the Salt Lake drainage system / by G.K. Gilbert --
Irrigable lands of the Valley of the Sevier River / by C.E. Dutton --
Irrigable lands of that portion of Utah drained by the Colorado River and its tributaries / by A.H. Thompson --
Land grants in aid of internal improvements / by Willis Drummond, Jr.
|Other Titles:||Lands of the arid region of the United States, with a more detailed account of the lands of Utah.|
|Responsibility:||with maps by J.W. Powell.|