A Ditch in Time: The City, the West, and Water (Paperback)
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Tracing the origins and growth of the Denver Water Department, this study of water and its unique role and history in the West, as well as in the nation, raises questions about the complex relationship among cities, suburbs, and rural areas, allowing us to consider this precious resource and its past, present, and future with both optimism and realism.
About the Author
Patricia Nelson Limerick is a professor of history and chair of the Center of the American West at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Jason Hanson is at the University of Colorado.
Timothy S. Brown (Hampton Roads, VA) is a former Linux, FreeBSD, and Mac OS X system administrator with over 14 years' experience managing servers for web hosting and multi-national companies of all sizes.