Water in the Hispanic Southwest: a social and legal history, 1550-1850

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When Spanish conquistadores marched north from Mexico's interior, they encountered one harsh reality that eclipsed all others: the importance of water in an arid land. Covering a time when legal precedents were being set for many water rights laws, this study contributes much to an understanding of the modern Southwest, especially disputes involving Indian water rights. The paperback edition includes a new afterword by the author which discusses the results of recent research.
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Grouping Title water in the hispanic southwest a social and legal history 1550 1850
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subject_facet Spanish Americans -- Southwest, New -- Water rights, Water -- Law and legislation -- Southwest, New -- History, Water -- Southwest, New -- History, Water rights -- Southwest, New -- History
title_display Water in the Hispanic Southwest : a social and legal history, 1550-1850
title_full Water in the Hispanic Southwest : a social and legal history, 1550-1850 / Michael C. Meyer
title_short Water in the Hispanic Southwest :
title_sub a social and legal history, 1550-1850
topic_facet History, Law and legislation, Spanish Americans, Water, Water rights