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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 1992
OCLC Number 26502918
ISBN 0393034283 (alk. paper) : 0393309614 (pbk.)
Subjects Water-supply ; Water conservation ; Water rights
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
Modified
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Status
EJBM  TD345.P67 1992 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/26/1993
ENAM  TD345.P67 1992 Region 7 IRC Library/Kansas City,KS 03/14/1997
Edition 1st ed.
Collation 239 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and 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.