Hoover Dam and the Making of the American CenturyBook - 2010
Account of the epic construction of the Hoover Dam, one of the 20th century's most consequential public works.
Publisher: New York : Free Press, c2010.
Edition: First Free Press hardcover edition
Branch Call Number: 627.8209 HILTZIK
Characteristics: 496 pages,  pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
From Library Staff
Perhaps less about the river and more about the massive work that dammed it, but a good broad overview of the historical project that remade much of the desert Southwest.
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