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The Resource Fluid arguments : five centuries of western water conflict, edited by Char Miller

Fluid arguments : five centuries of western water conflict, edited by Char Miller

Label
Fluid arguments : five centuries of western water conflict
Title
Fluid arguments
Title remainder
five centuries of western water conflict
Statement of responsibility
edited by Char Miller
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.91/00976
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TD223.9 .F58 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Char
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water-supply
  • Water rights
  • Water-supply
Target audience
general
Label
Fluid arguments : five centuries of western water conflict, edited by Char Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Land and water on New Spain's frontiers. "Only fit for raising stock": Spanish and Mexican land and water rights in the Tamaulipan Cession / Jesús F. de la Teja ; Water, the Gila River Pimas, and the arrival of the Spanish / Shelly C. Dudley ; "Between this river and that": establishing water rights in the Chama basin of New Mexico / Sandra K. Mathews-Lamb -- Pt. 2. The Native American struggle for water. Maggot Creek and other tales: Kiowa identity and water, 1870-1920 / Bonnie Lynn-Sherow ; The dilemmas of Indian water policy, 1887-1928 / Donald J. Pisani ; First in time: tribal reserved water rights and general adjudications in New Mexico / Alan S. Newell ; Winters comes home to roost / Daniel McCool -- Pt. 3. Agricultural conundrums. Water, sun, and cattle: the Chisholm Trail as an ephemeral ecosystem / James E. Sherow ; Private irrigation in Colorado's Grand Valley / Brad F. Raley ; A Rio Grande "brew": agriculture, industry, and water quality in the lower Rio Grande Valley / John P. Tiefenbacher ; Specialization and diversification in the agricultural system of Southwestern Kansas, 1887-1980 / Thomas C. Schafer ; John Wesley Powell was right: resizing the Ogallala High Plains / John Opie -- Pt. 4. Dam those waters! Private initiative, public works: Ed Fletcher, the Santa Fe Railway, and Phoenix's Cave Creek Flood Control Dam / Donald C. Jackson -- The changing fortunes of the big dam era in the American West / Mark Harvey ; Building dams and damning people in the Texas-Mexico border region: Mexico's El Cuchillo Dam Project / Raúl M. Sánchez -- Pt. 5. The coming fight. Water and the western service economy: a new challenge / Hal K. Rothman
Control code
ocm44634235
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 354 pages
Isbn
9780816520619
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
00010450
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)44634235
Label
Fluid arguments : five centuries of western water conflict, edited by Char Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Land and water on New Spain's frontiers. "Only fit for raising stock": Spanish and Mexican land and water rights in the Tamaulipan Cession / Jesús F. de la Teja ; Water, the Gila River Pimas, and the arrival of the Spanish / Shelly C. Dudley ; "Between this river and that": establishing water rights in the Chama basin of New Mexico / Sandra K. Mathews-Lamb -- Pt. 2. The Native American struggle for water. Maggot Creek and other tales: Kiowa identity and water, 1870-1920 / Bonnie Lynn-Sherow ; The dilemmas of Indian water policy, 1887-1928 / Donald J. Pisani ; First in time: tribal reserved water rights and general adjudications in New Mexico / Alan S. Newell ; Winters comes home to roost / Daniel McCool -- Pt. 3. Agricultural conundrums. Water, sun, and cattle: the Chisholm Trail as an ephemeral ecosystem / James E. Sherow ; Private irrigation in Colorado's Grand Valley / Brad F. Raley ; A Rio Grande "brew": agriculture, industry, and water quality in the lower Rio Grande Valley / John P. Tiefenbacher ; Specialization and diversification in the agricultural system of Southwestern Kansas, 1887-1980 / Thomas C. Schafer ; John Wesley Powell was right: resizing the Ogallala High Plains / John Opie -- Pt. 4. Dam those waters! Private initiative, public works: Ed Fletcher, the Santa Fe Railway, and Phoenix's Cave Creek Flood Control Dam / Donald C. Jackson -- The changing fortunes of the big dam era in the American West / Mark Harvey ; Building dams and damning people in the Texas-Mexico border region: Mexico's El Cuchillo Dam Project / Raúl M. Sánchez -- Pt. 5. The coming fight. Water and the western service economy: a new challenge / Hal K. Rothman
Control code
ocm44634235
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 354 pages
Isbn
9780816520619
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
00010450
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)44634235

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