Pittsburgh's Three Rivers: From Urban Industrial Infrastructure to Environmental Infrastructure
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Like most river cities in Europe and America, Pittsburgh has looked upon its three principal waterways--the Allegheny, the Monongahela, and the Ohio--as invaluable natural resources to be used in support of economic development and municipal services.
Rivers in History: Perspectives on Waterways in Europe and North America, Christof Mauch and Tom Zeller (eds.), 41-62.