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Iconic Hoover Dam lights up in turquoise for National Women's Lung Health Week

KIRO Seattle - May 14, 2017
BOULDER CITY, Nev. - The iconic Hoover Dam near Las Vegas was lit up in turquoise in honor of National Women's Lung Health Week. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2pG1CQw ) that the National Historic Landmark changed colors for ...

Hoover Dam Lit Up For Lung Cancer Awareness

CBS Las Vegas - May 8, 2017
This April 13, 2014 view shows Hoover Dam, a concrete arch-gravity dam in the Black Canyon of the Colorado River on the border between the US states of Arizona and Nevada. Hoover Dam ,finished in 1936, impounds Lake Mead, the largest reservoir in the ...

Pakistani designer to join historic catwalk atop Hoover Dam USA

Aaj Tv (press release) (blog) - May 18, 2017
Five years and fifteen remarkable fashion productions later, Jessica Minh Anh is set to impress with the first ever fashion phenomenon atop the modern engineering masterpiece, Hoover Dam, on 26 June 2017. Joining Jessica for the 5th time, Pakistani ...

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Lonely Planet Grand Canyon National Park

by: Lonely Planet, Jennifer Rasin Denniston, Bridget Gleeson

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Grand Canyon National Park is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Go rafting on the Colorado River, ride a mule down into the Grand Canyon, or view it from above on a helicopter ride around the canyon's rim; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Grand Canyon National Park and begin your journey now! .
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50 Great American Places: Essential Historic Sites Across the U.S.

by: Brent D. Glass
A one-of-a-kind guide to fifty of the most important cultural and historic sites in the United States guaranteed to fascinate, educate, and entertain—selected and described by the former director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History.

From Massachusetts to Florida to Washington to California, 50 Great American Places takes you on a journey through our nation’s history. Sharing the inside stories of sites as old as Mesa Verde (Colorado) and Cahokia (Illinois) and as recent as Silicon Valley (California) and the Mall of America (Minnesota), each essay provides the historical context for places that represent fundamental American themes: the compelling story of democracy and self-government; the dramatic impact of military conflict; the powerful role of innovation and enterprise; the inspiring achievements of diverse cultural traditions; and the defining influence of the land and its resources.
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Colossus: The Turbulent, Thrilling Saga of the Building of Hoover Dam

by: Michael Hiltzik
As breathtaking today as when it was completed, Hoover Dam ranks among America’s most awe-inspiring, if dubious, achievements. This epic story of the dam—from conception to design to construction—by Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and Los Angeles Times columnist Michael Hiltzik exposes the tremendous hardships and accomplishments of the men on the ground—and in the air—who built the dam and the demonic drive of Frank Crowe, the boss who pushed them beyond endurance. It is a tale of the tremendous will exerted from start to finish, detailing the canny backroom dealings by Herbert Hoover and Franklin D.
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Good Night Nevada

by: Adam Gamble, Mark Jasper
Good Night Nevada highlights the Hoover Dam, Red Rock Canyon, Lake Mead, Natural History Museum, Virginia City, Great Reno Balloon Race, Carson City, Valley of Fire, Freemont Street, Lake Tahoe, Great Basin National Park, wildlife, and more. This charming and educational board book invites young readers to explore the scenic state of Nevada including iconic landmarks, historic sites, and fun attractions.

This book is part of the bestselling Good Night Our World series, which includes hundreds of titles exploring iconic locations and exciting, child-friendly themes.
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The History of the Hoover Dam


Hoover Dam water bottle experiment!

Hoover Dam water bottle experiment with Camila (Instagram @camilahiggs) and Leslie (Instagram @leslieh138). The structure of the dam creates an upward ...

Hoover Dam Highlights

Hoover Dam has become one of Las Vegas' most popular destinations. Here is a video highlight of things to see and do at Hoover Dam - a dam tour, helicopter ...

The secrets of the Hoover Dam

The Hoover Dam area is filled with secrets, here are five of the many that this engineering wonder of the world.

The Creation Of Hoover Dam & It's Purpose - TV Shows

The Creation Of Hoover Dam & It's Purpose - TV Shows. Hoover Dam impounds Lake Mead, the largest reservoir in the United States by volume. The dam is ...