Drinking water : a history / James Salzman.

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Record title

Drinking water : a history / James Salzman.

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G 2013/638

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74VvBROVPK0d

Drinking water : a history / James Salzman.

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Drinking water : a history / James Salzman.

Full title

Drinking water : a history / James Salzman.

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Publisher

New York : Overlook Duckworth, 2012.

Date

2012.

Call Numbers

G 2013/638

Record Identifier

74VvBROVPK0d

Language

English

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Contents

320 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Introduction: Mother McCloud -- The fountain of youth -- Who gets to drink? -- Is it safe to drink the water? -- Death in small doses -- Blue terror -- Bigger than soft drinks -- Need versus greed -- Finding water for the twenty-first century -- Afterword: A glass half empty/a...

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New York : Overlook Duckworth, 2012.

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

Duke professor James Salzman shows how drinking water highlights the most pressing issues of our time--from globalization and social justice to terrorism and climate change--and how humans have been wrestling with these problems for centuries.

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Drinking water : a history / James Salzman.

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NOTES

General note

Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-309) and index.

Date Published

2012.

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G 2013/638

Record Identifier

74VvBROVPK0d

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ISBN

0715645285 (UK)

9781590207208 (US)

1590207203 (US)

9780715645284 (UK)

DDC

333.9122

MMS ID

991016409509702626

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