Statement Of Appropriations And Expenditures For Public Buildings Rivers And Harbors Forts Arsenals Armories And Other Public Works From March 4 1789 To June 30 1882

Pub Date : 2015-10-25 | Author : United States Dept of the Treasury | Publisher : Arkose Press

ISBN 10 : 1345352301
ISBN 13 : 9781345352306

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original a..

Opening The West

Pub Date : 1998 | Author : Laurence J. Malone | Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 0313306710
ISBN 13 : 9780313306716

In contrast to Frederick Jackson Turner's thesis, Malone claims the federal government opened the frontier to settlers by constructing roads and improving river transportation befo..

Structures In The Stream

Pub Date : 2010-07-22 | Author : Todd Shallat | Publisher : University of Texas Press

ISBN 10 : 9780292785885
ISBN 13 : 0292785887

As the Mississippi and other midwestern rivers inundated town after town during the summer of 1993, concerned and angry citizens questioned whether the very technologies and struct..