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Water : a natural history

Author: Alice B Outwater
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, [20]03.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Nachdr.]View all editions and formats
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Water: A Natural History describes the symbiosis between the country's water, the land from which it springs, and the life the two support. At the heart of the tale is the vision of the land as it  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice B Outwater
ISBN: 0465037798 9780465037797
OCLC Number: 915890975
Description: XII, 212 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Dismantling The Natural System; The Fur Trade; Natures Hydrologists; The Woods; The Voyage of Rainfall; A Sea of Grass; Plowing the Plains; Engineering The Waterways; The Water Over the Dam; Mussels, Gators, and the Corps; Aqueducts and Toilet Bowls; Down the Drain, Up the Stack; What Sludge Tells You.
Responsibility: Alice Outwater.

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