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The Resource Dripping dry : literature, politics, and water in the desert Southwest, David N. Cassuto

Dripping dry : literature, politics, and water in the desert Southwest, David N. Cassuto

Label
Dripping dry : literature, politics, and water in the desert Southwest
Title
Dripping dry
Title remainder
literature, politics, and water in the desert Southwest
Statement of responsibility
David N. Cassuto
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cassuto, David N.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS277
LC item number
.C37 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in literature and science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Authors, American
  • Water-supply
  • Politics and literature
  • Southwest, New
  • Southwest, New
  • Water-supply
  • Water
  • Deserts in literature
  • Water in literature
Label
Dripping dry : literature, politics, and water in the desert Southwest, David N. Cassuto
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis, Indiana University
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-187) and index
Contents
The birth of the hydraulic conflict -- River wars : Los Angeles, the Owens Valley, and Mary Austin's The ford -- Turning wine into water : water's crucial absence in The grapes of wrath -- Waging water : hydrology versus mythology in The monkey wrench gang -- The environmental system : animal dreams and the rhetoric of environment -- Imaging sustainability
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 206 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780472097562
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00010715
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780472067565
  • (Sirsi) i9780472067565
  • (Sirsi) i9780472067565
Label
Dripping dry : literature, politics, and water in the desert Southwest, David N. Cassuto
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis, Indiana University
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-187) and index
Contents
The birth of the hydraulic conflict -- River wars : Los Angeles, the Owens Valley, and Mary Austin's The ford -- Turning wine into water : water's crucial absence in The grapes of wrath -- Waging water : hydrology versus mythology in The monkey wrench gang -- The environmental system : animal dreams and the rhetoric of environment -- Imaging sustainability
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 206 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780472097562
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00010715
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780472067565
  • (Sirsi) i9780472067565
  • (Sirsi) i9780472067565

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