Books by Marc Reisner

Released: Aug. 1, 1986

"Not the first book on the subject, but one of the best."
When archaelogists from another planet sift through the bleached bones of our civilization, they may conclude that our temples were dams, says Reisner in this angry, exhaustive and gracefully written account of America's quest to turn the inhospitable, irredeemably dry West into a Garden of Eden. Read full book review >