The Big Thirst

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439102082
Size: 32.37 MB
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Explores every facet of water and examines the issues surrounding water scarcity and what can be done to ensure that humans have plenty of clean water in the future. By the best-selling author of The Wal-Mart Effect. Reprint.

The Big Thirst

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439124930
Size: 22.10 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.

Let There Be Water

Author: Seth M. Siegel
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1466885440
Size: 16.99 MB
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Beautifully written, Seth M. Siegel's Let There Be Water is and inspiring account of the vision and sacrifice by a nation and people that have long made water security a top priority.

The Water Book

Author: Alok Jha
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1472209567
Size: 43.39 MB
Format: PDF
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Scientific studies show how we feel calmer and more relaxed when next to water. We holiday by the seas and lakes. Yet one day soon wars may be fought over access to water. The Water Book will change the way you look at water.

Water 4 0

Author: David Sedlak
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 030017649X
Size: 69.40 MB
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The little-known story of the systems that bring us our drinking water, how they were developed, the problems they are facing, and how they will be reinvented in the near future

Thirst For Power

Author: Michael E. Webber
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300221061
Size: 49.78 MB
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This farsighted book offers a new, holistic way of thinking about energy and water—a big picture approach that reveals the interdependence of the two resources, identifies the seriousness of the challenges, and lays out an optimistic ...

The Wal Mart Effect

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141901640
Size: 23.67 MB
Format: PDF
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Charles Fishman takes us into the heart of the biggest company on earth, ever, to show how the ‘Wal-Mart effect’ shapes lives everywhere, whether for cleaners in America, bicycle-makers in China or salmon farmers in Chile.

Drinking Water A History

Author: James Salzman
Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co
ISBN: 0715646044
Size: 49.97 MB
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And is it safe to drink tap water? Is bottled water wasteful? Drinking Water explains the overlooked and surprising history of drinking water - from Biblical conflicts to overpriced mineral water.

A Curious Mind

Author: Brian Grazer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 147673075X
Size: 80.41 MB
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Academy Award–winning producer Brian Grazer and an acclaimed business journalist examine the weekly “curiosity conversations” that have inspired Grazer to create some of America's favorite and iconic movies and television shows—from ...

The Ripple Effect

Author: Alex Prud'homme
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416535462
Size: 22.60 MB
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This work of investigative journalism shows how freshwater is the pressing global issue of the twenty-first century.