When The Rivers Run Dry

Author: Fred Pearce
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807085863
Size: 50.15 MB
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In this groundbreaking book, veteran science correspondent Fred Pearce travels to more than thirty countries to examine the current state of crucial water sources.

When The Rivers Run Dry

Author: Fred Pearce
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448126541
Size: 52.92 MB
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This phenomenally important book shows us just how essential it is that each one of us takes responsibility for the way we use this crucial resource now - before all our rivers run dry.

When The Rivers Run Dry

Author: Fred Pearce
Publisher: Key Porter Books
ISBN:
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It takes enough water to fill one hundred bathtubs to irrigate the cotton fields required to make one t-shirt. When the Rivers Run Dry is a journey into the world water crisis.

Water

Author: Brahma Chellaney
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 1626160120
Size: 57.73 MB
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Describes the effect that Asia's exploding population will have on the supply of freshwater, discusses how the scarcity of this resource will give rise to territorial disputes and security implications and proposes strategies to avoid ...

A Twenty First Century U S Water Policy

Author: Juliet Christian-Smith
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199939381
Size: 51.37 MB
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In this book, leading thinkers at world-class water research institution the Pacific Institute present clear and readable analysis and recommendations for a new federal water policy to confront our national and global challenges at a ...

Meals To Come

Author: Dr. Warren Belasco
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520940468
Size: 77.29 MB
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This first history of the future to put food at the center of the story provides an intriguing perspective on this question for anyone—from general readers to policy analysts, historians, and students of the future—who has wondered ...

The Ripple Effect

Author: Alex Prud'homme
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416535462
Size: 42.88 MB
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This work of investigative journalism shows how freshwater is the pressing global issue of the twenty-first century.

Water

Author: Steven Solomon
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061994782
Size: 56.82 MB
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As Steven Solomon makes clear, the same is true the world over; this volume will give you the background to understand the forces that will drive much of 21st century history.” —Bill McKibben In Water, esteemed journalist Steven Solomon ...

Water Resources

Author: Shimon C. Anisfeld
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597269735
Size: 78.42 MB
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The book familiarizes students with the current water crisis and with approaches for managing this essential resource more effectively in a time of rapid environmental and social change.

The Big Thirst

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439124930
Size: 50.71 MB
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We have more than enough water. We just don’t think about it, or use it, smartly. The Big Thirst brilliantly explores our strange and complex relationship to water.