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Main Title Empire of water : an environmental and political history of the New York City water supply /
Author Soll, David,
Publisher Cornell University Press,
Year Published 2013
OCLC Number 808245122
ISBN 9780801449901 (cloth : alk. paper); 0801449901 (cloth : alk. paper)
Subjects Water-supply--Environmental aspects--New York (State)--New York--History. ; Water-supply--Political aspects--New York (State)--New York--History. ; Watershed management--New York (State)--New York--History. ; Water-supply engineering--New York (State)--New York--History.
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EIAM  TD225.N5S65 2013 New Books Region 2 Library/New York,NY 07/15/2013
Collation x, 283 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-273) and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction : the evolution of a water system -- From Croton to Catskill -- Up country -- Drought, delays, and the Delaware -- Back to the Supreme Court -- The water system and the urban crisis -- The rise of watershed management -- Implementing the watershed agreement.