Marc Reisner

Marc Reisner was an American environmentalist and writer, best known for his book 'Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water,' which explores the history and consequences of water management in the Western United States.


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  1. 1. Cadillac Desert

    "Cadillac Desert" is a detailed exploration of the water crisis in the American West. The book delves into the history, politics, and environmental impact of water development in this region, highlighting the role of government policies and engineering projects. It also discusses the unsustainable use of water resources, the impact on local ecosystems, and the potential consequences of continued mismanagement, providing a comprehensive overview of a critical environmental issue.

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