Item Detail

Item Number 4961
Title Our Nation's Water Resources - Policies And Politics
Author Moreell, Ben
Condition VG+/VG
Publisher University Of Chicago Press
Place Published Chicago
Date Published 1956
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Purple cloth on boards with gilt printing on the spine; book is clean, straight & tight; stamp on front endpage that states Public Service Company of Oklahoma with the words "Compliments of" written above it; lower spine cloth is lightly bumped and there is a tiny ding on the upper front edge. Dust jacket is price intact, bright; it has edge wear/chipping and small edge tears that are internally mended. Forward of the book is written by Herbert Hoover. The book itself is made up of lectures given at the University of Chicago in April and May of 1956 and include 1. Federal Water Policies - Past and Present; 2. Federal Organization for Water Resource Development; 3. Federal Developments in Navigation, Reclamation, and Flood Control; 4. Federal Power Developments and 5. The Hoover Commission Task Force on Water Resources and Power. ; 9 x 6 inches; 266 pages
Keyword(s) Ben Moreell,Non-fiction,First Edition,Water Resources,Environment,Ecology,Politics
Category(ies) Biographies Politics Government War,Ecology Environment
Price $12.15