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A history.

Author: James Salzman
Publisher: London : Overlook Duckworth, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Water is something we take for granted: whether from tap or bottle, we rarely think about its source. But its journey to our glasses is more complicated than we realise. This title explains the overlooked and surprising history of drinking water - from Biblical conflicts to overpriced mineral water.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Salzman
ISBN: 9780715645284 0715645285
OCLC Number: 879334942
Description: 320 pages

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