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The big thirst : a tour of the bitter fights, breathtaking beauty, relentless innovation, and big business driving the new era of high-stakes water

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2011.
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An examination of the passing of the golden age of water and the shocking facts about how water scarcity will soon be a major factor in our lives.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Fishman
ISBN: 9781439102077 1439102074 9781439102084 1439102082 9781439124932 1439124930
OCLC Number: 851567649
Description: 388 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Charles Fishman.

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An examination of the passing of the golden age of water and the shocking facts about how water scarcity will soon be a major factor in our lives.

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