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The Resource Floodpath : the deadliest man-made disaster of 20th-century America and the making of modern Los Angeles, Jon Wilkman

Floodpath : the deadliest man-made disaster of 20th-century America and the making of modern Los Angeles, Jon Wilkman

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Floodpath : the deadliest man-made disaster of 20th-century America and the making of modern Los Angeles
Title
Floodpath
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the deadliest man-made disaster of 20th-century America and the making of modern Los Angeles
Statement of responsibility
Jon Wilkman
Title variation
Flood path
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A visionary and controversial search for water made Los Angeles possible. But the failure of the St. Francis Dam remains an urgent lesson about our human limits, all but forgotten today
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10465271
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Wilkman, Jon
Dewey number
363.34/930979493
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Floods
  • Dam failures
  • Floodplains
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local / West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / Water Supply
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Civil / Dams & Reservoirs
  • Dam failures
  • Floodplains
  • Floods
  • Saint Francis Dam (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • California
  • California
  • California
  • California
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the deadliest man-made disaster of 20th-century America and the making of modern Los Angeles
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Floodpath : the deadliest man-made disaster of 20th-century America and the making of modern Los Angeles, Jon Wilkman
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Control code
1488458
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9781620409152
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015015372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781620409152
  • (OCoLC)907966087
Label
Floodpath : the deadliest man-made disaster of 20th-century America and the making of modern Los Angeles, Jon Wilkman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
1488458
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9781620409152
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015015372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781620409152
  • (OCoLC)907966087

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