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Published: 18 October 2012

416 Pages | 30b&w


ISBN: 9780199845019

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Dirty, Sacred Rivers

Confronting South Asia's Water Crisis

Cheryl Colopy

  • Explores remote and often ignored parts of the Ganges river basin
  • An engaging and readable travelogue on a crucial and very timely topic
  • Presents and analyzes the problems that economic progress has engendered in water and rivers
  • Explores Nepal's struggle to develop economically and the effect of development on water resources

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