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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 60–68.
Published: 01 May 2015
... political expediency. © 2015 Virginia Tech 2015 Katrina levees disaster misconceptions US Army Corps of Engineers Works Cited Campanella Richard . 2006 . Geographies of New Orleans: Urban Fabrics before the Storm . Lafayette : Center for Louisiana Studies . Dunbar J. B...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 83–91.
Published: 01 May 2015
... federally managed US Army Corps of Engineers—his call to action confirmed that the primary rationality of the city’s recovery was not to be that of enlightened, committed, and effective government initia- tive but the familiar neoliberal rebranding of frontier self-reliance, of “personal...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 56–59.
Published: 01 May 2015
... breached on the same day), that it was the river that flooded the city (the river levees remained intact), that the corruption of the local levee boards was responsible for the negligence of the levees (it was an engineering failure on the part of the US Army Corps of Engineers), that Katrina was a...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (67): 169–175.
Published: 01 November 2006
... the French camouflet, an explosive device designed to ward off enemy miners by making their tunnels collapse. While it has been tactically deployed by guerrilla fighters for centuries, the widespread use of camouflage by national armies did not commence until World War I, when modern warfare...