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Building the Ultimate Dam: John S. Eastwood and the Control of Water in the West
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Univ Pr of Kansas
Publication date October 1, 1995
Pages 336
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780700607167
ISBN-10 0700607161
Dimensions 1.25 by 7.50 by 10.50 in.
Weight 2.10 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $45.00
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: This text explores the function of dam building in the Western USA. It focuses on the trail-blazing engineer, John S. Eastwood, who promoted the inexpensive but controversial multiple-arch dam.

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from Univ Pr of Kansas (October 1, 1995)
9780700607167 | details & prices | 336 pages | 7.50 × 10.50 × 1.25 in. | 2.10 lbs | List price $45.00
About: This text explores the function of dam building in the Western USA.
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Reprint edition from Univ of Oklahoma Pr (September 30, 2005)
9780806137339 | details & prices | 336 pages | 7.00 × 10.00 × 0.75 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $24.95
About: Offers compelling insight into how designer Eastwood battled government bureaucrats, corporate patrons, and fellow hydraulic engineers to build seventeen dams in the western U.

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