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Water and the quest for sustainable development in the Ganges valley

Author: Graham Chapman; M Thompson
Publisher: London ; New York : Mansell Pub., 1995.
Series: Global development and the environment.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Ganges basin is home to 10per cent of the human race - 500 million people - and the environmental problems are enormous. Many of the problems such as deforestation and droughts, are directly related to the role of water. This text examines the complexity of this region's dependence on water.
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Water and the quest for sustainable development in the Ganges valley.
London ; New York : Mansell Pub., 1995
(OCoLC)654682889
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Chapman; M Thompson
ISBN: 0720121914 9780720121919
OCLC Number: 30594717
Description: xv, 208 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Global development and the environment.
Responsibility: edited by G.P. Chapman and M. Thompson.

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The Ganges basin is home to 10per cent of the human race - 500 million people - and the environmental problems are enormous. Many of the problems such as deforestation and droughts, are directly related to the role of water. This text examines the complexity of this region's dependence on water.

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