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Last Call at the Oasis: The Global Water Crisis and Where We Go from Here (Participant Guide Media)
Last Call at the Oasis: The Global Water Crisis and Where We Go from Here (Participant Guide Media)
by Karl Weber
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“If there was a price placed on clean water we might start treating it like it has value. Maybe when it’s gone we'll realize we can’t drink oil or money.” —Dave Matthews     Less than 1 percent of the world... (read more)

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Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization
Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization
by Steven Solomon
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Far more than oil, the control of water wealth throughout history has been pivotal to the rise and fall of great powers, the achievements of civilization, the transformations of society's vital habitats, and the quality of ordinary daily lives. Today... (read more)

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Elixir: A History of Water and Humankind
Elixir: A History of Water and Humankind
by Brian M Fagan
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In Elixir, New York Times bestselling author Brian Fagan tells the story of our most vital resource and how it has shaped our history, from ancient Mesopotamia to the parched present of the Sunbelt. Fagan relates how every human society has been shaped... (read more)

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From Here to There: A Curious Collection from the Hand Drawn Map Association
From Here to There: A Curious Collection from the Hand Drawn Map Association
by Kris Harzinski
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It's a situation we are all acquainted with: planning to visit friends in an unfamiliar part of the city, you draw yourself arudimentary map with detailed directions. In March 2008, graphic designer Kris Harzinski founded the Hand Drawn Map Association... (read more)

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The Geography of Nowhere: The Rise and Decline of America's Man-made Landscape
The Geography of Nowhere: The Rise and Decline of America's Man-made Landscape
by James Howard Kunstler
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The Geography of Nowhere traces America's evolution from a nation of Main Streets and coherent communities to a land where every place is like no place in particular, where the cities are dead zones and the countryside is a wasteland of cartoon... (read more)

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Maps and Views of Derry, 1600-1914: A Catalogue
Maps and Views of Derry, 1600-1914: A Catalogue
by W S Ferguson
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As part of a number of ancillary publications to the Irish Historic Towns Atlas, and written by W.S. Ferguson in the 1960s and 1970s, this book brings together a comprehensive catalogue of maps and views of Derry and its environs. The book includes the... (read more)

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The Ripple Effect: The Fate of Freshwater in the Twenty-First Century
The Ripple Effect: The Fate of Freshwater in the Twenty-First Century
by Alex Prudhomme
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Will there be enough drinkable water to satisfy future demand? What is the state of our water infrastructure—both the pipes that bring us freshwater and the levees that keep it out? How secure is our water supply from natural disasters and... (read more)

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The Coming Population Crash: And Our Planet's Surprising Future
The Coming Population Crash: And Our Planet's Surprising Future
by Fred Pearce
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A leading environmental writer looks at the unexpected effects—and possible benefits—of a shrinking, graying population   Over the last century, the world’s population quadrupled and fears of overpopulation flared, with baby booms... (read more)

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Deserts (Very Short Introductions)
Deserts (Very Short Introductions)
by Nick Middleton
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Deserts make up a third of the planet's land surface, but if you picture a desert, what comes to mind? A sandy wasteland? A drought-parched dust bowl? An alien landscape devoid of all life forms? In this marvelous Very Short Introduction, geographer and... (read more)

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Blue Gold: The Fight to Stop the Corporate Theft of the World's Water
Blue Gold: The Fight to Stop the Corporate Theft of the World's Water
by Maude Barlow
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In a shocking expos, "Blue Gold, " available now in paperback, shows why, as the vice president of the World Bank has pronounced, "The wars of the next century will be about water."... (read more)

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Earth Then and Now: Amazing Images of Our Changing World
Earth Then and Now: Amazing Images of Our Changing World
by Fred Pearce
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300 stunning before-and-after photographs that show the staggering transformation of our world. Earth Then and Now records the dramatic way our planet has changed over the past century. On one page is a specific part of the world as it was 10, 50 or even... (read more)

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Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
by Dava Sobel
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Anyone alive in the eighteenth century would have known that "the longitude problem" was the thorniest scientific dilemma of the day--and had been for centuries.  Lacking the ability to measure their longitude, sailors throughout the great ages of... (read more)

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The Agile Rabbit Book of Historical and Curious Maps with CDROM
The Agile Rabbit Book of Historical and Curious Maps with CDROM
by Pepin Press
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The Agile Rabbit Book of Historical and Curious Maps contains a collection of amazing and beautifully-made maps that have been chosen for their visual impact and rarity. The selection is of great diversity in appearance and meaning; there are comparative... (read more)

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Make Your Own Maps: 160 Color Maps Ready to Personalize on Your Computer with CDROM
Make Your Own Maps: 160 Color Maps Ready to Personalize on Your Computer with CDROM
by Graham Davis
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This multimedia book and DVD kit covers the entire world! Featuring 160 ready-made maps of every country and major geographical area, it’s a revolutionary new resource for the home (to remember a vacation, for example) and the classroom. The DVD... (read more)

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Firefly Geography Dictionary
Firefly Geography Dictionary
by Firefly Books
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A comprehensive dictionary to the major terms used in physical, human and environmental geography with over 1500 up-to-date entries and over 250 illustrations, charts and maps.... (read more)

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