The Resource The river dragon has come! : the three gorges dam and the fate of China's Yangtze River and its people, [compiled by] Dai Qing ; edited by John G. Thibodeau and Philip B. Williams ; foreword by Audrey Ronning Topping ; translated by Yi Ming, (eBook)

The river dragon has come! : the three gorges dam and the fate of China's Yangtze River and its people, [compiled by] Dai Qing ; edited by John G. Thibodeau and Philip B. Williams ; foreword by Audrey Ronning Topping ; translated by Yi Ming, (eBook)

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The river dragon has come! : the three gorges dam and the fate of China's Yangtze River and its people
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The river dragon has come!
Title remainder
the three gorges dam and the fate of China's Yangtze River and its people
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[compiled by] Dai Qing ; edited by John G. Thibodeau and Philip B. Williams ; foreword by Audrey Ronning Topping ; translated by Yi Ming
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  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
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333.91/00951
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The river dragon has come! : the three gorges dam and the fate of China's Yangtze River and its people, [compiled by] Dai Qing ; edited by John G. Thibodeau and Philip B. Williams ; foreword by Audrey Ronning Topping ; translated by Yi Ming, (eBook)
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Publication
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
  • "Probe International, International Rivers Network."
  • "An East Gate book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • General Plan for population resettlement
  • Li Boning
  • Is developmental resettlement possible?
  • Qi Ren
  • Environmental impacts of resettlement in the Three Gorges project
  • Chen Guojie
  • What are the Three Gorges resettlers thinking?
  • Ding Qigang
  • Three Gorges project: a symbol of uncontrolled development in the late twentieth century
  • Dai Qing
  • Profile of dams in China
  • Shui Fu
  • World's most catastrophic dam failures: the August 1975 collapse of the Banqiao and Shimantan Dams
  • Yi Si
  • Discussing population resettlement with Li Boning
  • Qi Ren
  • Water pollution in the Three Gorges Reservoir
  • Jin Hui
  • Military perspectives on the Three Gorges project
  • Da Bing
  • Survey of resettlement in Badong County, Hubei Province
  • Ding Qigang and Zheng Jiaqin
  • Resettlement in the Xin'an River Power Station project
  • Mou Mo and Cai Wenmei
  • Danger to historical relics and cultural antiquities in and around the Three Gorges area: interviews with the Director of the National History Museum of China, Yu Weichao
  • Dai Qing
  • Lamentation for the Yellow River: the Three Gate Gorge Dam (Sanmenxia)
  • Shang Wei
  • Appendix D: Priority-level cultural antiquities in the Three Gorges area
  • Appendi x E: Archaeological sites to be unundated in 1997 by the construction of the Three Gorges Dam
  • Epilogue: New Golden Triangle of China
  • Richard Hayman
  • Appendix A: Acknowledgments from "General Plan for Population Resettlement"
  • Li Boning
  • Appendix B: Sediment problems at the Three Gorges Dam
  • Luna B. Leopold
  • Appendix C: Three Gorges Dam and the fate of China's southern heritage
  • Elizabeth Childs-Johnson and Lawrence R. Sullivan
  • Appendix F: Letter to Jiang Zemin concerning archaeological sites
  • Appendix G: Major cities and sites to be affected by the Three Gorges Dam and Reservoir
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tsl-ebsco09389
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 240 p.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42922298
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The river dragon has come! : the three gorges dam and the fate of China's Yangtze River and its people, [compiled by] Dai Qing ; edited by John G. Thibodeau and Philip B. Williams ; foreword by Audrey Ronning Topping ; translated by Yi Ming, (eBook)
Link
https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1614
Publication
Note
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
  • "Probe International, International Rivers Network."
  • "An East Gate book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • General Plan for population resettlement
  • Li Boning
  • Is developmental resettlement possible?
  • Qi Ren
  • Environmental impacts of resettlement in the Three Gorges project
  • Chen Guojie
  • What are the Three Gorges resettlers thinking?
  • Ding Qigang
  • Three Gorges project: a symbol of uncontrolled development in the late twentieth century
  • Dai Qing
  • Profile of dams in China
  • Shui Fu
  • World's most catastrophic dam failures: the August 1975 collapse of the Banqiao and Shimantan Dams
  • Yi Si
  • Discussing population resettlement with Li Boning
  • Qi Ren
  • Water pollution in the Three Gorges Reservoir
  • Jin Hui
  • Military perspectives on the Three Gorges project
  • Da Bing
  • Survey of resettlement in Badong County, Hubei Province
  • Ding Qigang and Zheng Jiaqin
  • Resettlement in the Xin'an River Power Station project
  • Mou Mo and Cai Wenmei
  • Danger to historical relics and cultural antiquities in and around the Three Gorges area: interviews with the Director of the National History Museum of China, Yu Weichao
  • Dai Qing
  • Lamentation for the Yellow River: the Three Gate Gorge Dam (Sanmenxia)
  • Shang Wei
  • Appendix D: Priority-level cultural antiquities in the Three Gorges area
  • Appendi x E: Archaeological sites to be unundated in 1997 by the construction of the Three Gorges Dam
  • Epilogue: New Golden Triangle of China
  • Richard Hayman
  • Appendix A: Acknowledgments from "General Plan for Population Resettlement"
  • Li Boning
  • Appendix B: Sediment problems at the Three Gorges Dam
  • Luna B. Leopold
  • Appendix C: Three Gorges Dam and the fate of China's southern heritage
  • Elizabeth Childs-Johnson and Lawrence R. Sullivan
  • Appendix F: Letter to Jiang Zemin concerning archaeological sites
  • Appendix G: Major cities and sites to be affected by the Three Gorges Dam and Reservoir
Control code
tsl-ebsco09389
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 240 p.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42922298
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