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Water and Los Angeles: A Tale of Three Rivers 1900-1941

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ISBN-10: 0520292421

ISBN-13: 9780520292420

Edition: 2016

Authors: William Deverell, Tom Sitton

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A free ebook version of this title is available through Luminos, University of California Press's open access publishing program for monographs. Visit to learn more. Los Angeles rose to significance in the first half of the twentieth century by way of its complex relationship to three rivers: the Los Angeles, the Owens, and the Colorado. The remarkable urban and suburban trajectory of Southern California since then cannot be fully understood without reference to the ways in which each of these three river systems came to be hitched to the metropolitan future of the region. This history of growth must be understood in full consideration of all three of these rivers, and the…    
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Book details

List price: $34.95
Copyright year: 2016
Publisher: Univ of California Pr
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 156
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.528
Language: English