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The Resource In the shadow of the dam : the aftermath of the Mill River flood of 1874, Elizabeth M. Sharpe

In the shadow of the dam : the aftermath of the Mill River flood of 1874, Elizabeth M. Sharpe

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In the shadow of the dam : the aftermath of the Mill River flood of 1874
Title
In the shadow of the dam
Title remainder
the aftermath of the Mill River flood of 1874
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth M. Sharpe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the events and factors that contributed to the flood-related deaths of nearly 150 people in the industrial town of Mill River in 1874, explaining how the town lived in constant fear because of a poorly constructed dam and how the tragedy led to legislation to regulate the building of reservoir dams. 20,000 first printing
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173548
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sharpe, Elizabeth M
Dewey number
974.423
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Floods
  • Dams
  • Mill River Valley (Hampshire County, Mass.)
  • Mill River Valley (Hampshire County, Mass.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the aftermath of the Mill River flood of 1874
Label
In the shadow of the dam : the aftermath of the Mill River flood of 1874, Elizabeth M. Sharpe
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [259]-269) 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
479063
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 284 pages
Isbn
9780743223577
Lccn
2004043308
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743223577
  • (Sirsi) ADN-3814
Label
In the shadow of the dam : the aftermath of the Mill River flood of 1874, Elizabeth M. Sharpe
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [259]-269) 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
479063
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 284 pages
Isbn
9780743223577
Lccn
2004043308
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743223577
  • (Sirsi) ADN-3814

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