Cooper, Erwin AQUEDUCT EMPIRE: A Guide to Water in California, Its Turbulent History, Its Management Today
Glendale, California: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1968. 0870620088 / 9780870620089 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in brown cloth, gilt spine titles, and top edge tinted green; in a very nearly fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. Thick octavo. 439 pages; bibliography, and an index. Thirty-eight photographs, and a fold-out map.
Western Lands and Waters Series VII. A fascinating, entertainingly readable, well-organized, and factual narration presenting the history, the problems, and attempted solutions of the past that deal with the water needs of California.