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IIHR Books

IIHR has a long tradition of fostering publications, including books on the history of hydraulics as well as technical matters. Some of these books have been written and published by IIHR staff members. Others are republications of significant books written elsewhere that had gone out of print. Many of these books are now sold through IIHR’s website.

This record group consists of a single box of dealing with more than a dozen books published by IIHR. Folders include information on publication matters: copyrights, estimates, correspondence, reviews, and contracts—but very little on preparation of the books or their content. For some books prepared in-house, there are also folders of graphics used (or considered) in IIHR’s Photograph Archive.

Box 1. 1950s–90s

  • Engineering Hydraulics and other H. Rouse books (1950–88, John Wiley and Sons correspondence)
  • Hydraulics in the United States by H. Rouse (1976–83) (Note: See also H. Rouse — Publications and Reports Box 4 and Correspondence Files)
  • Hydrologic and Hydraulic Computations on Small Programmable Calculators by T.E. Croley II (1977–82)
  • Cavitation by Knapp, Daily, and Hammitt (1971–84)
  • Engineering Hydraulics edited by H. Rouse (discussions re: Dover reprinting of the book, 1987–93; see also Hydraulics Conferences record group on this book, and earlier folder in this record group)
  • Synthetic Hydrograph Computations on Small Programmable Calculators by T.E. Croley II (1980)
  • Hydrology and Hydraulics Software by T.E. Croley II (1977–85)
  • Estuary and Coastline Hydrodynamics by Ippen (1982–83)
  • Finite Analytic Method by C.J. Chen (1983, 1989)
  • Historic Writings on Hydraulics by H. Rouse (1984)
  • Practical Aspects of Computational River Hydraulics by Cunge, Holly, and Verwey (1986, 1994)
  • Selected Writings of Hunter Rouse II by H. Rouse (1992–93) (Note: See also “H. Rouse Box 3” and the Rouse correspondence files. The latter contain much correspondence, and files of photos and articles used in this book)
  • Miscellaneous book-related correspondence and information (1976–96)
  • Flowing Through Time by C. Mutel (1998; annotated manuscript of the book, which includes all the source references for information in the book)

(processed 7/2002)


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