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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Last oasis : facing water scarcity /
Author Postel, Sandra.
Publisher W.W. Norton,
Year Published 1997
OCLC Number 37193269
ISBN 0393317447 (pbk.) :
Subjects Water-supply ; Water conservation ; Water rights
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
Modified
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Status
ERAM  TD345.P67 1997 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 11/07/1997
ESAM  TD345.P67 1997 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 07/03/1997
Edition {New ed.}
Collation xxxviii, 239 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm.
Notes
Includes index.
Contents Notes
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.