4 edition of A History of Water: The Political Economy of Water found in the catalog.
February 2, 2006 by I. B. Tauris .
Written in English
|Contributions||Terje Tvedt (Editor), Richard Coopey (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||320|
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