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Whose water is it? : the unquenchable thirst of a water-hungry world

Author: Bernadette McDonald; Douglas Jehl
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a collection of essays covering every aspect of the water supply crisis that is affecting the global population.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernadette McDonald; Douglas Jehl
ISBN: 0792262387 9780792262381 9780792273752 0792273753
OCLC Number: 52520551
Description: xx, 232 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Bottling a birthright? / Robert Glennon --
The world's water : a human right or a corporate good? / Maude Barlow --
Three rivers / Marq de Villiers --
Working for water / Margaret Catley-Carlson --
The effect of emerging water shortages on the world's food / Lester R. Brown --
Mountain wise and water smart / Hans Schreier --
"Water wars" and other tales of hydromythology / Aaron T. Wolf --
From the forest to the faucet / Mike Dombeck --
Accommodation turns to conflict : lessons from the Colorado / David J. Hayes --
Mountain water : lifeblood of the prairies / David Schindler --
A child's reminder / David Suzuki with Amanda McConnell --
A soft path : conservation, efficiency, and easing conflicts over water / Peter H. Gleick --
Alchemy or salvation? : desalting the sea / Douglas Jehl.
Responsibility: edited by Bernadette McDonald and Douglas Jehl.

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