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The Resource Last oasis : facing water scarcity, Sandra Postel

Last oasis : facing water scarcity, Sandra Postel

Label
Last oasis : facing water scarcity
Title
Last oasis
Title remainder
facing water scarcity
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Postel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Postel, Sandra
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TD345
LC item number
.P67 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Worldwatch Institute
Series statement
Worldwatch environmental alert series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water-supply
  • Water conservation
  • Water rights
Label
Last oasis : facing water scarcity, Sandra Postel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An illusion of plenty -- Signs of scarcity -- Engineering's promise -- Bread and water -- Paradise lost -- Hydropolitics -- A world heating up -- Thrifty irrigation -- Small-scale solutions -- Wastewater no more -- Industrial recycling -- Conserving in cities -- Pricing, markets, and regulations -- A water ethic
Control code
26502918
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780393309614
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
92030356
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Last oasis : facing water scarcity, Sandra Postel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An illusion of plenty -- Signs of scarcity -- Engineering's promise -- Bread and water -- Paradise lost -- Hydropolitics -- A world heating up -- Thrifty irrigation -- Small-scale solutions -- Wastewater no more -- Industrial recycling -- Conserving in cities -- Pricing, markets, and regulations -- A water ethic
Control code
26502918
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780393309614
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
92030356
Other physical details
ill., map

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