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History of Water : Water Control and River Biographies (Hardcover) (Terje (EDT) Tvedt)

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These three volumes present an original exploration of all aspects of water—social, cultural, political, religious, historical, economic and technological—from ancient times until the present day. Among the varied themes, the contributors examine the changing histories of water as a private or common good, the politics of water at local, urban, national and international level. With empirical and ethnographic case studies from around the world the three volumes together represent one of the most complete and up to date accounts of the central role of water in the history and development of humanity.
Number of Pages: 1802
Genre: Technology, Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement
Sub-Genre: Public Policy / City Planning + Urban Development
Series Title: A History of Water
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Tauris Academic Studies
Author: Terje (EDT) Tvedt
Language: English
Street Date: October 30, 2016
TCIN: 50466108
UPC: 9781780769011
Item Number (DPCI): 248-07-1664
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