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Damning the dam

T. Michael Ruddy

Damning the dam

the St. Louis District Corps of Engineers and the controversy over the Meramec Basin Project from its inception to its deauthorization

by T. Michael Ruddy

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Published by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in [St. Louis, MO .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Missouri,
  • Meramec River Watershed
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. St. Louis District.,
    • Flood damage prevention -- Missouri -- Meramec River Watershed -- History.,
    • Dams -- Missouri -- Meramec River Watershed -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby T. Michael Ruddy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTC424.M8 R83 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 134 p. :
      Number of Pages134
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1738222M
      LC Control Number92043426

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