When The Rivers Run Dry

Author: Fred Pearce
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807085863
Size: 34.84 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.

The Ripple Effect

Author: Alex Prud'homme
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416535462
Size: 61.36 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: Brahma Chellaney
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 1589017986
Size: 68.31 MB
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Those of today are over energy. But the battles of tomorrow may be over water. Nowhere is that danger greater than in water-distressed Asia.

A Twenty First Century U S Water Policy

Author: Juliet Christian-Smith
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199859450
Size: 52.60 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 ...

Running Dry

Author: Stuart A. Kallen
Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books
ISBN: 146776308X
Size: 20.75 MB
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About one out of every nine people in the world does not have access to safe drinking water, and demand is outstripping supplies. Investigate the global water crisis, from the myriad of causes to the creative efforts to find solutions.

Water Wars

Author: Vandana Shiva
Publisher: Pluto Press
ISBN: 9780745318370
Size: 73.88 MB
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In Water Wars: Privatization, Pollution and Profit, acclaimed author Vandana Shiva sheds light on the activists who are fighting corporate manoeuvres to convert this life-sustaining resource into more gold for the elites.In Water Wars, ...

Water

Author: Steven Solomon
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061994782
Size: 74.17 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 ...

The Coming Population Crash

Author: Fred Pearce
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807085839
Size: 44.38 MB
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Chronicles nearly two hundred years of demographic issues, beginning with efforts to contain the demographic explosion, from the early environmental movement's racism to coercive family-planning policies in China and India.

The Big Thirst

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439124930
Size: 38.40 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.

Water 4 0

Author: David Sedlak
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 030017649X
Size: 68.28 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