The Big Thirst

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439102082
Size: 50.60 MB
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Explores every facet of water and examines the issues surrounding water scarcity and what can be done to ensure that humans have plenty of clean water in the future. By the best-selling author of The Wal-Mart Effect. Reprint.

The Big Thirst

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439124930
Size: 20.39 MB
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We have more than enough water. We just don’t think about it, or use it, smartly. The Big Thirst brilliantly explores our strange and complex relationship to water.

The Big Thirst

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: Free Press
ISBN: 9781439102077
Size: 25.35 MB
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An examination of the passing of the golden age of water and the shocking facts about how water scarcity will soon be a major factor in our lives.

The Wal Mart Effect

Author: Charles Fishman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781594200762
Size: 56.67 MB
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Presents an analysis of Wal Mart business tactics, where the company's efforts to lower prices has had far-reaching effects on its suppliers, competitors, employees, and foreign manufacturers.

The Water Book

Author: Alok Jha
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781472209535
Size: 40.69 MB
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Scientific studies show how we feel calmer and more relaxed when next to water. We holiday by the seas and lakes. Yet one day soon wars may be fought over access to water. The Water Book will change the way you look at water.

Drinking Water A History

Author: James Salzman
Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co
ISBN: 0715646044
Size: 75.69 MB
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And is it safe to drink tap water? Is bottled water wasteful? Drinking Water explains the overlooked and surprising history of drinking water - from Biblical conflicts to overpriced mineral water.

A Curious Mind

Author: Brian Grazer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 147673075X
Size: 20.45 MB
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Academy Award–winning producer Brian Grazer and an acclaimed business journalist examine the weekly “curiosity conversations” that have inspired Grazer to create some of America's favorite and iconic movies and television shows—from ...

Unquenchable

Author: Robert Jerome Glennon
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1597266396
Size: 46.74 MB
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He proposes market-based solutions that value water as both a commodity and a fundamental human right. One truth runs throughout Unquenchable: only when we recognize water’s worth will we begin to conserve it.

Blue Revolution

Author: Cynthia Barnett
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807003182
Size: 78.49 MB
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But the book also offers much reason for hope. Award-winning journalist Cynthia Barnett argues that the best solution is also the simplest and least expensive: a water ethic for America.

Let There Be Water

Author: Seth M. Siegel
Publisher: A Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 9781250115560
Size: 33.28 MB
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Beautifully written, Seth M. Siegel's Let There Be Water is and inspiring account of the vision and sacrifice by a nation and people that have long made water security a top priority.