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The Resource The untold story of the Lower Colorado River Authority, John Williams

The untold story of the Lower Colorado River Authority, John Williams

Label
The untold story of the Lower Colorado River Authority
Title
The untold story of the Lower Colorado River Authority
Statement of responsibility
John Williams
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951 September 13-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, John
Dewey number
627/.1209764
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TC425.C6
LC item number
W55 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
River books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lower Colorado River Authority
  • Water resources development
  • River engineering
Label
The untold story of the Lower Colorado River Authority, John Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 255) 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
Foreword / by Andrew Sansom -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Creating LCRA -- The era of frustration -- False start -- New Deal -- Dams on the river -- Setting up shop -- The ultimate project -- The day LCRA blew up a dam -- Low cost power -- "We have taken over" -- Living better electrically -- Public power's dividends -- The winds of change -- Energy and other crises -- The winds of change -- The power to make a difference -- Water -- Floods and droughts -- Clean water -- Last rights -- Parks and recreation -- The Highland Lakes -- The legend of Hippie Hollow -- The Colorado River trail -- Epilogue: Toward the first hundred years -- Appendix: State water regulatory agencies
Control code
910424082
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 265 pages
Isbn
9781623493462
Lccn
2015018460
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)910424082
Label
The untold story of the Lower Colorado River Authority, John Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 255) 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
Foreword / by Andrew Sansom -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Creating LCRA -- The era of frustration -- False start -- New Deal -- Dams on the river -- Setting up shop -- The ultimate project -- The day LCRA blew up a dam -- Low cost power -- "We have taken over" -- Living better electrically -- Public power's dividends -- The winds of change -- Energy and other crises -- The winds of change -- The power to make a difference -- Water -- Floods and droughts -- Clean water -- Last rights -- Parks and recreation -- The Highland Lakes -- The legend of Hippie Hollow -- The Colorado River trail -- Epilogue: Toward the first hundred years -- Appendix: State water regulatory agencies
Control code
910424082
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 265 pages
Isbn
9781623493462
Lccn
2015018460
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)910424082

Library Locations

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