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The Great Lakes Water Wars

by Peter Annin

  • 355 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservation of the environment,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Protection,
  • Water Resources Conservation,
  • Nature,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Water-supply,
  • Water Supply,
  • Development - Sustainable Development,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Political Science / Public Policy,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Lakes & Ponds,
  • Great Lakes (North America),
  • Water resources development

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8611368M
    ISBN 101559630876
    ISBN 109781559630870

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The Great Lakes Water Wars “If you are one of the many people who care about the Great Lakes, you must read this book. Annin is undisputedly the preeminent journalist writing about the most significant freshwater resource on the planet.”-Todd L.

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"The Great Lakes Water Wars provides essential context for the region's ongoing discussions about the sustainable use of Great Lakes water resources. The book offers a thorough, informative, and insightful recounting of how the region's struggle to manage Great Lakes water resources has informed the way future uses will be reviewed and evaluated.

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); ISBN InPeter Annin [1] published the first edition of The Great Lakes Water Wars, which received critical acclaim and the Great Lakes Book Award for book provides a history of different water controversies in the Great Lakes region and insight into the creation of the Great Lakes.

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Download The Great Lakes Water Wars eBook in PDF, EPUB, Mobi. The Great Lakes Water Wars also available for Read Online in Mobile and Kindle —Robert Moor, New York Times Book Review The Great Lakes—Erie, Huron, Michigan, Ontario, and Superior—hold 20 percent of the world’s supply of surface fresh water and provide sustenance, work.

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(updated Octo ) AP writer John Flesher has a review on the new book The Great Lakes Water Wars by Newsweek correspondent Peter Annin (Island Press). The books central premise is that an era of warring over the Great Lakes is under way, and that the lakes’ future and the region’s way of life [ ].

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The book offers a thorough, informative, and insightful recounting of how the region's struggle to manage Great Lakes water resources has informed the way future uses will be reviewed and : $ Reaction to the Book About the Author Peter Annin is the director of the Mary Griggs Burke Center for Freshwater Innovation and the author of The Great Lakes Water Wars, the definitive work on the Great Lakes water diversion controversy.

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