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Published: 30 March 1995

368 Pages | 79 illustrations


ISBN: 9780195080681

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Rivers of Eden

The Struggle for Water and the Quest for Peace in the Middle East

Daniel Hillel

  • The vital role of water in the Middle East explored by a renowned environmental scientist Reveals how the degraded environment of the region will ultimately undermine any peace settlement—unless this natural crisis is addressed Offers a rich panoply of charming folklore, intriguing personal observations, penetrating historical analysis, and astute ideas for achieving progress in this troubled but promising region The author has worked throughout the Middle East, as consultant to the
  • World Bank and to the governments of Pakistan, Iran, Egypt, Ethiopia, and others

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