Description - The World's Water 2006-2007 by Peter H. Gleick
Produced biennially, The World's Water provides a timely examination of the key issues surrounding freshwater resources and their use. Each new volume identifies and explains the most significant current trends worldwide, and offers the best data available on a variety of water-related topics.
The 2006-2007 volume features overview chapters on:
* Water and terrorism
* Business risks of water
* Water and ecosystems
* Floods and droughts
* Environmental justice and water
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Author Biography - Peter H. Gleick
Peter H. Gleick is president of the Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security, based in Oakland, California. In 2003, he received a MacArthur Fellowship, the so-called "Genius Award," for his work on water issues.