Engineering nature : water, development, & the global spread of American environmental expertise / Jessica B. Teisch.

Focusing on globalization in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Jessica Teisch examines the processes by which American water and mining engineers who rose to prominence during and after the California Gold Rush of 1849 exported the United States' growing technical and environme...

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Main Author: Teisch, Jessica B., (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2011.
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