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Water and arid lands of the western United States

Author: Mohamed T El-Ashry; Diana C Gibbons
Publisher: Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] : New York : Cambridge University Press, 1988.
Series: World Resources Institute book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Water and the Arid Lands of the Western United States the authors explore the nature of water demands.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mohamed T El-Ashry; Diana C Gibbons
ISBN: 0521350409 9780521350402 9780511666902 051166690X
OCLC Number: 17548933
Notes: "A World Resources Institute book."
Description: xii, 415 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The West in profile / M.T. El-Ashry and D.C. Gibbons --
The Great American Desert transformed: aridity, exploitation and imperialism in the making of the modern American West / N. Hundley --
The Central Valley of California / C.V. Moore and R.E. Howitt --
Land and water management issues: Texas High Plains / R.D. Lacewell and J.G. Lee --
Water resources of the Upper Colorado River Basin: problems and policy alternatives / C.W. Howe and W.A. Ahrens.
Series Title: World Resources Institute book.
Responsibility: edited by Mohamed T. El-Ashry and Diana C. Gibbons.
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