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Cadillac Desert

ISBN 10 : 0140178244
ISBN 13 : 9780140178241

Details the achievements of creating a desert civilization and projects on the future problems of limited groundwater reserves, silting up of reservoirs, and contamination of soil..


Cadillac Desert

ISBN 10 : 1440672822
ISBN 13 : 9781440672828

"The definitive work on the West's water crisis." --Newsweek The story of the American West is the story of a relentless quest for a precious resource: water. It is a tale of river..


A Dangerous Place

ISBN 10 : 0142003832
ISBN 13 : 9780142003831

Traces the history of California from a largely desert area to a region that has become the most populated state in the country in spite of water supply problems and the certainty ..


Water Is For Fighting Over

ISBN 10 : 9781610916790
ISBN 13 : 1610916794

When we think of water in the West, we think of conflict and crisis. Yet despite decades of headlines warning of mega-droughts, the death of agriculture, and the collapse of cities..



The Last Oasis

ISBN 10 : 1853831484
ISBN 13 : 9781853831485

For decades now we have wasted and mismanaged the world's water supplies. Today, 27 countries are short of water, a quarter of the world's population has no safe water, 46 per cent..