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The Resource Dead pool : Lake Powell, global warming, and the future of water in the west, James Lawrence Powell

Dead pool : Lake Powell, global warming, and the future of water in the west, James Lawrence Powell

Label
Dead pool : Lake Powell, global warming, and the future of water in the west
Title
Dead pool
Title remainder
Lake Powell, global warming, and the future of water in the west
Statement of responsibility
James Lawrence Powell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Powell, James Lawrence
Dewey number
363.6/10978
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TC557.C62
LC item number
G54 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Global warming
  • Water-supply
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
  • Glen Canyon Dam (Ariz.)
  • Powell, Lake (Utah and Ariz.)
Label
Dead pool : Lake Powell, global warming, and the future of water in the west, James Lawrence Powell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-271) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. River of surprise : The dam is not going to break -- Playing dice with nature -- Part 2. River of empire : Appointment in Samarra -- One simple fact -- The reality of empire -- This vast plain of opulent soil -- Lonely lands made fruitful -- Part 3. River of controversy : Natural menace becomes national resource -- Shall we let them ruin our national parks? -- We want to be dammed -- To have a deep blue lake -- The biggest boondoggle -- Part 4. River of limits : Time machines -- A new climatology -- Rainmakers -- Let people in the future worry about it -- A hundred green lagoons -- Part 5. River of tomorrow : River of law -- The west against itself
Control code
ocm221962034
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 283 pages
Isbn
9780520254770
Lccn
2008015854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)221962034
  • (OCoLC)221962034
  • (Sirsi) a976215
Label
Dead pool : Lake Powell, global warming, and the future of water in the west, James Lawrence Powell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-271) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. River of surprise : The dam is not going to break -- Playing dice with nature -- Part 2. River of empire : Appointment in Samarra -- One simple fact -- The reality of empire -- This vast plain of opulent soil -- Lonely lands made fruitful -- Part 3. River of controversy : Natural menace becomes national resource -- Shall we let them ruin our national parks? -- We want to be dammed -- To have a deep blue lake -- The biggest boondoggle -- Part 4. River of limits : Time machines -- A new climatology -- Rainmakers -- Let people in the future worry about it -- A hundred green lagoons -- Part 5. River of tomorrow : River of law -- The west against itself
Control code
ocm221962034
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 283 pages
Isbn
9780520254770
Lccn
2008015854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)221962034
  • (OCoLC)221962034
  • (Sirsi) a976215

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