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Title Harry E. Schwarz and the development of water resources and environmental planning : planning methods in an era of challenge and change / edited with an introduction and commentary by David C. Major
Published Alexandria, VA : IWR Press, [2016]
[Washington, D.C.] : [Distributed by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Publishing Office], [2016]
©2010
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Description 1 online resource (x, 442 pages) : illustrations
Series The Maass-White Library series in water planning and management
IWR Maass-White series.
Contents Chapter 1. Introduction: the purpose and plan of the volume -- Chapter 2. Harry E. Schwarz: personal biography -- Chapter 3. The engineering background: water planning, hydrology, computers, and the Corps of Engineers from WWII to 1960 -- Chapter 4. The development of planning methods: the Potomac study, the Susquehanna, and the Harvard water program -- Chapter 5. New planning methods: the North Atlantic Regional (NAR) study -- Chapter 6. The Northeastern United States water supply study -- Chapter 7. Reflections on water and environmental planning -- Chapter 8. New challenges: water quality, climate change and water supply, and groundwater contamination -- Chapter 9. The university and overseas -- Chapter 10. Overview and perspectives: Harry E. Schwarz and the development of water resources and environmental planning --Appendix 1. Personal chronology -- Appendix 2. Bibliography -- Appendix 3. List of personal memoirs and reminiscences -- Appendix 4. Engineer Profile: Interview with Harry E. Schwarz -- Appendix 5. Biographical sketches: Arthur Maass and Gilbert F. White
Notes "©2010 David C. Major. Copyright is claimed in Chapters 1, 2, 10 and the Introductions to Chapters 3-9. Other copyrighted materials are used with permission, as described in the Acknowledgements."--Title page verso
Paper version available for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Publishing Office
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource, PDF version; title from title page (GPO Bookstore, viewed Dec. 20, 2017)
Subject Schwarz, Harry E. -- Interviews.
Institute for Water Resources (U.S.) -- History.
Electronic books.
Water resources development -- United States -- History.
Water-supply -- United States -- Planning -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Interviews.
Interviews.
Form Electronic book
Author Major, David C., 1938- editor
Institute for Water Resources (U.S.), issuing body
ISBN 0160941644 (epub)
0160941652 (mobi)
0160941660 (PDF)
9780160941641 (epub)
9780160941658 (mobi)
9780160941665 (PDF)
Other Titles Planning methods in an era of challenge and change