Blue Covenant

Blue Covenant

The Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water

Book - 2008
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A chilling, in-depth examination of how a handful of powerful corporations are gaining ownership and control of the Earth's dwindling water supply, depriving millions of people around the world access to this most basic of resources and accelerating the onset of a global water crisis. With great passion and clarity Barlow traces the history of these international battles and documents the life and death stakes involved in the fight for the right to water.
Publisher: New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton, 2008
ISBN: 9781595581860
1595581863
Branch Call Number: 333.9115 BARLOW
Characteristics: xii, 196 p. ; 22 cm

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Jul 04, 2011

At times difficult to process, if simply because the data is so overwhelmingly presented, this book is an eye-opener. Very disturbing, but worthy of Silent Spring fame.

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Jun 01, 2009

well researched and written, but also left wing bias that hurts its credibility, worth the read

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