This book provides detailed histories of colonial water systems in four localities in the Mexican Bajio—Celaya, Salvatierra, Valle de Santiago, and Queretaro. It includes studies of irrigated agriculture, hydraulic technology, and water law in the region.
Introduction 1. Celaya 2. Salvatierra 3. Valle de Santiago 4. Queretaro 5. Irrigated Agriculture 6. Technology 7. Water Law 8. Conclusion