Cadillac Desert

By Reisner, Marc

Reviewed by Josie

ISBN 9780140178241

A must read for anyone who lives in the West. Well-written and entertaining, this is a comprehensive look at the modern age of U.S. water policy. Get the real scoop on all those dams, find out how cities like Phoenix and Las Vegas came to be, and discover the controversy over ownership of the Colorado River.

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