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Author Cummings, Barbara J.

Title Dam the rivers, damn the people : development and resistence in Amazonian Brazil / Barbara J. Cummings.

Published Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
Edition Second edition.
Physical description 1 online resource (149 pages) : maps.
polychrome rdacc
Series Earthscan library collection.
Sustainable development.
Sustainable development (London, England) ; v. 13.
Earthscan library collection.
Notes First published in 1990 by Earthscan.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Amazonian development : an overview -- Dams in the rainforest : what do we know? -- The 2010 plan -- Balbina : a case study -- Altamira-Xingu : birth of the resistance -- Under the politics of development -- Prospects for the future.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Natural resources -- Amazon River Region.
Natural resources -- Brazil.
Economic development -- Environmental aspects -- Amazon River Region.
Economic development -- Environmental aspects -- Brazil.
Water-power -- Amazon River Region.
Water-power -- Brazil.
Rain forests -- Amazon River Region -- Management.
Rain forests -- Brazil -- Management.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781844079445 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781315066158 (e-book)