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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • West (U.S.)

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- West (U.S.) -- Economic conditions.,
  • Groundwater -- West (U.S.),
  • Water conservation -- West (U.S.)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Bowden.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE78.W5 B6
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 174, [10] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4539325M
ISBN 100292764391
LC Control Number77005633

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In the quarter-century since his first book, Killing the Hidden Waters, was published in , Charles Bowden has become one of the premier writers on the American environment, rousing a generation of readers to both the wonder and the tragedy of humanity's relationship with the land/5. This book, Killing the Hidden Waters was a different story. Motivated by a belief back in the 90's that Phoenix was about to run dry, Chuck made his case over and over and over, unsuccessfully as it turns out. Tediously written and with no artistic flourish that I could find anywhere in the tome, Bowden left this reader thirsty and parched. /5(7). Get this from a library! Killing the hidden waters. [Charles Bowden] -- "Revisiting his earliest work with a new introduction, "What I Learned Watching the Wells Go Down," Bowden looks back at his first effort to awaken people to the costs and limits of using natural. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

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