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Whose Water Is It?

The Unquenchable Thirst of a Water-Hungry World

by Douglas Jehl

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Published by National Geographic .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Natural Resources Management,
  • Nature,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Water-supply,
  • Water Supply,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Natural Resources,
  • Current Events / General,
  • Water conservation

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBernadette Mcdonald (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7805373M
    ISBN 100792262387
    ISBN 109780792262381
    OCLC/WorldCa52520551

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