The water and the power; development of the five great rivers of the West.
New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 
xiv, 378 pages : illustrations, maps. ; 22 cm
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The ditch-digger civilization. The firebrand river, the Colorado. The golden valley, the Sacramento & San Joaquin Rivers. The dustiest river in the world, the Rio Grande. Old Muddy and Misery, the Missouri. The Ourigan, Columbia's River. A future for America. Sidelights and highlights. Bibliography (p. 357-367)