320 pp., 6.125 x 9.25, 5 halftones, 4 maps, notes, bibl., index
Paperback ISBN: 978-1-4696-3602-3
Published: August 2017
eBook ISBN: 978-1-4696-2006-0
Published: April 2015
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Awards & distinctions
Rachel Carson Prize, American Society for Environmental History
2015 GHRAC Award for Excellence, Georgia Historical Records Advisory Council
About the Author
Christopher J. Manganiello is an environmental historian and the water policy director at Chattahoochee Riverkeeper.
For more information about Christopher J. Manganiello, visit the Author Page.
“With this well-researched study, environmental historian Manganiello makes a valuable contribution to both environmental history and the history of southern industrialization.”--CHOICE
“An excellent book that makes an important contribution to southern environmental history and the history of water in the U.S.”--American Historical Review
"Explores the connections between water management and energy production in the American South."--Journal of American History
"A worthwhile read and a valuable contribution to the literature of water and the America[n] South."--Journal of Historical Geography
“A highly satisfying volume that is an important contribution to southern water politics and environmental history.”--Agricultural History
“Masterfully researched. . . . A fantastic addition to not only the topic of water in the south, but also environmental history in general.”--On the Brink
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