Written In Water

Author: Irena Salina
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426205724
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Presents a collection of essays about water by leading environmentalists, covering such topics as water slavery and drought to contamination and supply innovations.

National Geographic

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"My camera might be broken, but these people are ecological refugees." NG
BOOKS Filmmaker Irena Salina brings together the voices of Bill McKibben.
Sylvia Earle, and more in Written in Water: Messages of Hope for Earth's Most
Precious Resource ($26). It's in bookstores now. Next month look for Running
Dry, Jonathan Waterman's account of the Colorado River He chronicles his 2008
trip from source to sea in this book that is at once an adventure saga and a
cautionary tale ($26).

A River Ran Wild

Author: Lynne Cherry
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780152163723
Size: 45.73 MB
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An environmental history of the Nashua River, from its discovery by Indians through the polluting years of the Industrial Revolution to the ambitious clean-up that revitalized it.


Author: Robert Jerome Glennon
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1597266396
Size: 42.21 MB
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He proposes market-based solutions that value water as both a commodity and a fundamental human right. One truth runs throughout Unquenchable: only when we recognize water’s worth will we begin to conserve it.

Blue Gold

Author: Maude Barlow
Publisher: Earthscan
ISBN: 9781844070244
Size: 71.15 MB
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In a shocking expos, "Blue Gold, " available now in paperback, shows why, as the vice president of the World Bank has pronounced, "The wars of the next century will be about water."

City Of Thorns

Author: Ben Rawlence
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1250067634
Size: 25.28 MB
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"Originally published in Great Britain by Portobello Books."

Popular Science Monthly

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editors note Saving the Ocean Planet We live on a water world, the only such
planet in the solar system. From time immemorial, we have been fed by the sea,
navigated it, feared its power, and marveled at the magically diverse life harbored
there. The sea covers two-thirds of Earth's surface but provides more than 99
percent of Earth's actual living space. ... I hope you enjoy this Ocean Planet issue
and that it helps give you new insights into our planet's most precious resource.

100 Heartbeats

Author: Jeff Corwin
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 9781605293240
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In 100 Heartbeats, Jeff Corwin provides an urgent portrait of the wildlife teetering on the brink.

When The Rivers Run Dry

Author: Fred Pearce
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807085863
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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.

A Long Walk To Water

Author: Linda Sue Park
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547532844
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The New York Times bestseller A Long Walk to Water begins as two stories, told in alternating sections, about two eleven-year-olds in Sudan, a girl in 2008 and a boy in 1985.