Western times and water wars : state, culture, and rebellion in california. (Book, 1993) [WorldCat.org]
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Western times and water wars : state, culture, and rebellion in california.

Author: John Walton
Publisher: Berkeley : Univ Of California Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the pioneer conquest of the native inhabitants to the infamous destruction of the valley's agrarian economy by water-hungry Los Angeles, California's Owens Valley is a microcosm of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Walton
ISBN: 0520084535 9780520084537
OCLC Number: 166911754
Description: pages
Contents: Preface 1. Introduction 2. Conquest and Incorporation 3. Pioneer Economy and Social Structure 4. Frontier Civil Society 5. Rebellion 6. The Local World Transformed 7. The Environmental Movement 8. State, Culture, and Collective Action

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