Univ Of North Carolina Pr Books
Books editi da Univ Of North Carolina Pr con argomento Water Resources Development
Southern Water, Southern Power
Manganiello Christopher J.
edizioni Univ of North Carolina Pr collana Univ of North Carolina Pr (Hardcover) , 2015
Why has the American South--a place with abundant rainfall--become embroiled in intrastate wars over water? Why did unpredictable flooding come to characterize southern waterways, and how did a region that seemed so rich in this all-important resource become derailed by drought and the regional squabbling that has...
Teisch Jessica B.
edizioni Univ of North Carolina Pr collana Univ of North Carolina Pr (Paperback) , 2011
Focusing on globalization in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Jessica Teisch examines the processes by which American water and mining engineers who rose to prominence during and after the California Gold Rush of 1849 exported the United States' growing technical and environmental knowledge and associated...