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Life's Matrix: A Biography of Water

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Synopsis:

In this fresh exploration, a consulting editor for "Nature" tells of water's origins, its history, and its fascinating pervasiveness. Finally, Ball laments about the future of this natural resource, predicting that it will become a scarce commodity this century. 30 illustrations.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [391]-403) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780374186289
Subtitle:
(a biography of water )
Author:
Ball, Philip
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Hydrology
Subject:
Water
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Hydrology
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
1999-206568
Publication Date:
2000
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xii, 417 p.
Dimensions:
9.30x6.38x1.37 in. 1.53 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , In this fresh exploration, a consulting editor for "Nature" tells of water's origins, its history, and its fascinating pervasiveness. Finally, Ball laments about the future of this natural resource, predicting that it will become a scarce commodity this century. 30 illustrations.
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