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Putting Loafing Streams To Work: The Building of Lay, Mitchell, Martin, and Jordan Dams, 1910-1929

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Putting Loafing Streams To Work: The Building of Lay, Mitchell, Martin, and Jordan Dams, 1910-1929

Putting Loafing Streams To Work: The Building of Lay, Mitchell, Martin, and Jordan Dams, 1910-1929
Publisher: University Alabama Press | pages: 280 | 1997 | ISBN: 081730889X | PDF | 12 mb

This is the story of the human effort that went into completing one of the most complex feats of engineering in Alabama history - the building of four major hydroelectric dams by the Alabama Power Company. It looks at the impact of such industrialization on the people of Alabama.