Cadillac Desert by Marc Reisner
The American West and Its Disappearing Water, Revised Edition

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"Beautifully written and meticulously researched."—St. Louis Post-Dispatch. This updated study of the economics, politics, and ecology of water covers more than a century of public and private desert reclamation in the American West.

About Marc Reisner

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Marc Reisner worked for many years at the Natural Resources Defense Council. His Cadillac Desert was a National Book Critics Circle Award nominee. He died in 2000.
Published June 1, 1993 by Penguin Books. 608 pages
Genres: History, Nature & Wildlife, Professional & Technical, Science & Math, Business & Economics, Political & Social Sciences, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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