The Battle over Hetch Hetchy : America's Most Controversial Dam and the Birth of Modern Environmentalism (2005 г.)
Robert W. Righter
Кол-во страниц: 328 стр.
Book Description In the wake of the devastating 1906 earthquake and fire, the city of San Francisco desperately needed reliable supplies of water and electricity. Its mayor, James Phelan, pressed for the damming of the Tuolumne River in the newly