Water To The Angels

Author: Les Standiford
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062251449
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The author of Last Train to Paradise tells the story of the largest public water project ever created—William Mulholland’s Los Angeles aqueduct—a story of Gilded Age ambition, hubris, greed, and one determined man who's vision shaped ...

Hurricane Katrina And The Lessons Of Disaster Relief

Author: Michael Powelson
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1527500780
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And while Mulholland's aqueduct brought water to Los Angeles, that same
aqueduct incensed the farmers of the Owens ... 1 Les Standiford's Water to the
Angels: William Mulholland, His Monumental Aqueduct, and the Rise of Los
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The Mirage Factory

Author: Gary Krist
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 045149640X
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Robeck, Cecil M., Jr. “The Azusa Street Mission and Historic Black Churches:
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Urban Politics

Author: Myron Levine
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317516796
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Los Angeles in the early twentieth century used its municipal water as a weapon
of territorial expansion. ... the efforts undertaken by Los Angeles water chief
William Mulholland to construct the Owens Valley aqueduct, a project that, ... Also
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Out Where The West Begins Volume 2

Author: Philip F. Anschutz
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0990550265
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Kit Carson and His Three Wives. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press,
2003. ... New York: Berkley Books, 1998. Standiford, Les. Water to the Angels:
William Mulholland, His Monumental Aqueduct, and the Rise of Los Angeles.