Monday, March 06, 2006

New Book - The Atlas of water

Robin Clarke & Jannet King
The atlas of water: mapping the world's most critical resource
Earthscan, 2004, 333.91 CLA

An in depth analysis of the changing relationship between the people of the world and their most valuable resource, The Atlas of water provides an overview of our water consumptionon a global scale, as well as highlighting the scarcity and quality of water in vulnerable regions such as California, the Middle East and India. This colour guide contains both the most up to date statistical information regarding our uses of water and a valuable discussion of the political and social issues surrounding this most vital topic.

Available to borrow by RSA Fellows - contact the Library for details. Ask about our Freepost service.

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