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Interstitial EP036

Border Land, Border Water
by C.J. Alvarez

The landscape along the US-Mexico border has been manipulated and altered over the past 150 years in an effort to control not only people but also animals, goods, and water. C.J. Alvarez details the history of construction along the international divide.

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C.J. Alvarez is an assistant professor in the department of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies at The University of Texas Austin and a Mellon Fellow at the School for Advanced Research in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He is the author of Border Land, Border Water: A History of Construction on the U.S.-Mexico Divide and is working on a book about the history of the Chihuahuan Desert.

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TITLE
Border Land, Border Water: A History of Construction on the US-Mexico Divide
AUTHOR
C.J. Alvarez
PUBLISHER
University of Texas Press
PAGES
312
PUBLICATION DATE
October 2019

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