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Dying wisdom : rise, fall and potential of India's traditional water harvesting systems

Author: Anil Agarwal; Sunita Narain; Centre for Science and Environment (New Delhi, India)
Publisher: New Delhi : Centre for Science and Environment, ©1997.
Series: State of India's environment, 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anil Agarwal; Sunita Narain; Centre for Science and Environment (New Delhi, India)
ISBN: 818690607X 9788186906071
OCLC Number: 38094733
Description: 404 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 31 cm.
Contents: Multi-millennial mission --
Trove of technology and traditions --
Trans-himalayan region --
Western himalaya --
Eastern himalaya --
Northeastern hill ranges --
Brahmaputra valley --
Indo-gangetic plaains --
Thar desert --
Central highlands --
Eastern highlands --
Deccan plateau --
Western ghats --
Western coastal plains --
Eastern ghats --
Eastern coastal plains --
Islands --
Rise and fall of water harvesting --
Waiting for wisdom to make its way.
Series Title: State of India's environment, 4.
Other Titles: Rise, fall and potential of India's traditional water harvesting systems
Responsibility: [editors, Anil Agarwal and Sunita Narain].

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