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The Resource The big thirst : the secret life and turbulent future of water, by Charles Fishman

The big thirst : the secret life and turbulent future of water, by Charles Fishman

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The big thirst : the secret life and turbulent future of water
Title
The big thirst
Title remainder
the secret life and turbulent future of water
Statement of responsibility
by Charles Fishman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
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
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2011.
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394935
Cataloging source
DLC
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1961-
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Fishman, Charles
Dewey number
333.91
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Water resources development
  • Water-supply
  • Water use
  • Water consumption
Target audience
adult
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the secret life and turbulent future of water
Label
The big thirst : the secret life and turbulent future of water, by Charles Fishman
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
809336
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
388 pages
Isbn
9781439102077
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010033989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781439102077
  • (OCoLC)646112945
Label
The big thirst : the secret life and turbulent future of water, by Charles Fishman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
809336
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
388 pages
Isbn
9781439102077
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010033989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781439102077
  • (OCoLC)646112945

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