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The ripple effect : the fate of fresh water in the twenty-first century / Alex Prud'homme.

Prud'homme, Alex. (Author).


"Alex Prud'homme's remarkable work of investigative journalism shows how fresh water is the pressing global issue of the twenty-first century"-- Provided by publisher.
"From bestselling author Alex Prud'homme, a remarkable work--part investigative report, part intellectual adventure story, part call to action--that shows how access to fresh water is the planet's most pressing isssue in the twenty-first century"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9781416535454
  • ISBN: 9781416535461
  • ISBN: 9781439168493
  • Physical Description: pages ; cm
  • Edition: 1st Scribner hardcover ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2011.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: under pressure -- Quality: what is in our water -- Drought: a creeping disaster -- Flood: come hell or high water -- Water in the twenty-first century: conflict and innovation -- The ripple effect -- Water.
Subject: Water-supply > Forecasting.
Fresh water.
Water > Pollution.

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  • 6 of 6 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.


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