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Dams, dynamos, and development the Bureau of Reclamation's power program and electrification of the west /

Main Author: Linenberger, Toni Rae.
Other Authors: Glaser, Leah S., United States. Bureau of Reclamation.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Washington, DC : Bureau of Reclamation : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., [2002]
Physical Description: xvi, 239 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
Table of Contents:
  • Reclamation's Hydropower Program
  • The Early Development of Electrical Technology
  • The Origins of the Bureau of Reclamation and Its Power Program
  • The Rise of Public Power
  • Reclamation and the Great Depression
  • Reclamation Power in World War II
  • Reclamation Power in Peacetime
  • Reclamation and the Integration of Western Power Systems
  • Reclamation's Power Program and Native Americans
  • Reclamation and the Environment
  • Reclamation and the Energy Crisis.