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Blue Covenant : the Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water.

Author: Maude Barlow
Publisher: New York : New Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a book hailed by Publishers Weekly as a "passionate plea for access to water activism," Blue Covenant addresses an environmental crisis that--together with global warming--poses one of the gravest threats to our survival. How did the world's most vital resource become imperiled? And what must we do to pull back from the brink? In "stark and nearly devastating prose" (Booklist), world-renowned activist and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Barlow, Maude.
Blue Covenant : The Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water.
New York : The New Press, ©2009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Maude Barlow
ISBN: 9781595586377 1595586377
OCLC Number: 697120864
Description: 1 online resource (209 pages)

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In a book hailed by Publishers Weekly as a "passionate plea for access to water activism," Blue Covenant addresses an environmental crisis that--together with global warming--poses one of the gravest threats to our survival. How did the world's most vital resource become imperiled? And what must we do to pull back from the brink? In "stark and nearly devastating prose" (Booklist), world-renowned activist and bestselling author Maude Barlow--who is featured in the acclaimed documentary Flow --discusses the state of the world's water. Barlow examines how water companies are reaping vast profits fro.

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