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Hawes, J H. Manual of United States Surveying: System of Rectangular Surveying, Employed in Subdividing the Public Land of the United States, Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1873. Print

Stine, Jeffrey K, and Howard Rosen. Going Underground: Tunneling Past, Present, and Future. Kansas City, Mo: American Public Works Association, 1998. Print.

Handbook of Water Control: For the Solution of Problems Involving the Development and Utilization of Water. Denver, Colo: R. Hardesty Manufacturing Co, 1940. Print. (2 copies)

Western States Water Requirements for Energy Development to 1990. Salt Lake City: Western States Water Council, 1974. Print.

Rogers, Jerry R, and Augustine J. Fredrich. Environmental and Water Resources History: Proceedings and Invited Papers for the Asce 150th Anniversary (1852-2002) : November 3-7, 2002, Washington, Dc. Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 2003. Print. (2 copies)

Peterson, Elmer T. Big Dam Foolishness: The Problem of Modern Flood Control and Water Storage. New York: Devin-Adair Co, 1954. Print.

Johnson, Rich. The Central Arizona Project, 1918-1968. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1977. Print.

Smith, Karen L. The Magnificent Experiment: Building the Salt River Reclamation Project, 1890-1917. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1986. Print.

Solliday, Scott W, and Shelly C. Dudley. Roosevelt Water Conservation District Canal: South of the Salt River, Mesa-Chandler Vicinity, Maricopa County, Arizona : Written Historical and Descriptive Data, Photographs, Reduced Copies of Drawings. Place of publication not identified: publisher not identified, 2000. Print.

Bailey, Paul, and Walker R. Young. The Development of the Upper Sacramento River: An Appendix to the Summary Report on the Water Resources of California, and a Coordinated Plan for Their Development, a Report to the Legislature of 1927. , 1927. Print.

Orsi, Jared. Hazardous Metropolis: Flooding and Urban Ecology in Los Angeles. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004. Print.

Simon, Ted. The River Stops Here: How One Man's Battle to Save His Valley Changed the Fate of California. New York: Random House, 1994. Print.

Norwine, Jim, John R. Giardino, and Sushma Krishnamurthy. Water for Texas. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2005. Print.

Adams, John A. Damming the Colorado: The Rise of the Lower Colorado River Authority, 1933-1939. College Station: Texas A & M University Press, 1990. Print.

Banks, Jimmy, and John E. Babcock. Corralling the Colorado: The First Fifty Years of Lower Colorado River Authority. Austin, Tex: Eakin Press, 1988. Print.

Dill, Clarence C. Where Water Falls. Spokane, Wash: Clarence C. Dill, 1970. Print.



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