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image of Anthropological Reconnaissance in Central Laos: A Survey of Local Communities in a Hydropower Project Area

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Uppsala, Sweden: Department of Cultural Anthropology, Uppsala University, 1993. viii, 80p., wraps, 6.5 x 9.5 inches, wraps lightly worn, spine sunned else very good condition. Uppsala Research Reports in Cultural Anthropology, No. 13.
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The California Drought and outdoor water conservation!

by Sayuri, J.

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Published
2013
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[Los Angeles]: Save Our Water, 2013. [6]p. including covers, stapled wraps, 4.25 x 5.5 inches, very good zine format comic book by the Asian American artist.
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Learning from Tachai in rural China

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Published
1975
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Beijing: Foreign Languages Press, 1975. 139p., paperback pictorial work, very good. Photographic collection celebrating efforts to copy the success of Tachai, China's model communal farm during the Cultural Revolution. Cover depicts farmers spraying huge quantities of pesticide in a field with a power station in the background.
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image of Sharing the Ganges; The politics and technology of river development

Sharing the Ganges; The politics and technology of river development

by Crow, Ben, with Alan Lindquist and David Wilson

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Published
1995
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9788170364306
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£8.80

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New Delhi: Sage Publications / Book Review Literary Trust, 1995. Hardcover. 272p., illustrated with numerous line maps, hardbound in 8.5x5.5 inch black cloth boards gilt and dust jacket. Very nice condition (pace slightly slipshod Indian binderywork): completely sound, clean and unmarked.
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Water in Nepal

by Gyawali, Dipak

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Published
2001
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9789993313113
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Kathmandu: Himal Books, 2001. Hardcover. xiv, 280p., illustrated with line maps in color, diagrams (also color) and tables; hardbound in laminated boards, a very good, clean, sound, unmarked copy. FYI, the arts of book design, presswork and binding are at a high level in that small country.
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image of Enclosing Water: Nature and Political Economy in a Mediterranean Valley, 1796-1916

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Cambridge: White Horse Press, 2010. xii, 180 pages with illustrations and maps, very good hardcover. Focuses on the Liri Valley in Italy.
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image of Governing Water: Contentious Transnational Politics and Global Institution Building

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Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2006. xvi, 466 pages with illustrations, very good paperback. "Water is a key component of critical ecosystems, a marketable commodity, a foundation of local communities and cultures, and a powerful means of social control. It has become a source of contentious politics and social controversy on a global scale, and the management of water conflicts… Read more
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image of Milady's House Plants; The complete instructor and guide to success with flowers and plants in the home, including a remarkable chapter on the ideal sun parlor. Teaching illustrations specially posed by D.E. Palmer and photographed by George Oakes Stoddard. Many of the specimen house plants photographed by Nathan R. Graves

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New York: A.T. De La Mare Company, Inc, 1922. Hardcover. Reprint of the 1917 original, in very good shape. 176p. plus ads, coated semi-alkaline paperstock throughout with plenteous b&w photography throughout (indifferently reproduced) and a diagram of the "ideal sun parlor." Hardbound in 7.5x5 inch green cloth boards spine-titled in bright gilt, a colorized photograph laid down on the… Read more
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Growing Roses in the San Francisco Bay Area; What to do and When to do it

by Phillips, Bruce, editor 5th edition

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Published
1992
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San Francisco: San Francisco Rose Society, 1992. viii, 127p., professionally printed with xeroxed illustrations, photos are not reproduced well but diagrams and tables are okay, standard leaves (11x8.5 inches) softbound under decorated cardstock and clear acetate sheets, mild toning and pressure marks, a very good copy: clean, sound, and free of ownership marks.
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Papua New Guinea Birds

by Mackay, Roy D.

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Published
1987
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9780949267542
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Bathurst Australia: Robert Brown & Associates (Aust) Pty. Ltd, 1987. Paperback. Unpaginated, about thirty pages long, each plate numbered, 72 in all. Profuse color plates (very clear photos), find a fullpage line map inside back cover, softback in stapled 9.5x7 photodecorated wraps. A little crimped with handling, unmarked and clean, a very good copy.
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The Mathematics of Reservoir Simulation

by Ewing, Richard E., editor

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Published
1983
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9780898711929
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Philadelphia: SIAM: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 1983. Hardcover. xii, 186p., hardbound in 9.5x6.5 inch tan cloth boards titled brown. Externally, the cloth is a little dust- and handling-soiled, but hinges and all are perfectly sound; interior is absolutely clean and unmarked. A good to very good copy.
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Economic History of India

by Desai, S.S.M.

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Published
1982
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Bombay: Himalaya Publishing House, 1982. Paperback. viii, 379p., illustrated with a few tables; reissue of the 1980 first. Softbound in 8.5x5.5 inch laminated wraps, the laminate a bit wrinkled, textblock edges dust-soiled with a couple small splash stains, an otherwise clean entirely sound copy.
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Wellington: W.A.G. Skinner, Government Printer, 1910. Folio leaves of glazed alkaline paper (still bright-white, 9.5x24 inches) printed, folded and stapled to make eight triple-column pages of text that when folded is 9.5x4 inches. Find numerous b&w photos reasonably well-reproduced amidst pretty printers' ornaments, white the outer layer is a triptych in colors, a panel each to the mts, lakes… Read more
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Pollution in the heart of Europe

by Marcinkiewicz, Jan

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Published
1987
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London: Polish Society of Arts and Sciences Abroad, 1987. Paperback. 55p., wraps with minor creasing else very good condition. On environmental pollution in Poland.
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image of The contribution of irrigation and the Central Valley Project to the economy of the area and the nation: report by Bureau of Reclamation, United States Department of the Interior for the use of the Committee on Interiour and Insular Affairs, House of representatives March 1956

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Washington DC: GPO, 1956. xv, 47p., 6x9.25 inches, illustrated with foldout map and 7 plates, tables, summary, notes and name on cover otherwise good booklet in stapled yellow and brown wraps.
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image of Feasibility of State ownership and operation of the Central Valley Project of California, March, 1952: report prepared pursuant to senate concurrent resolution no. 48. legislature of 1951

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Sacramento: Senate of the State of California, 1952. Paperback. 288p., 8.5x11 inches, photos, maps, plans, tables, figures, many folding, reports, mild wear and foxing otherwise good paperback in green report covers; find three "Irrigation Districts of California" papers laid-in (nice pictorial letterheads).
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image of Warm Springs Dam and Lake Sonoma Project Russian River Basin, Sonoma County, California. Draft Environmental Impact Statement

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San Francisco: U.S. Army Engineer District Corps of Engineers, 1973. Paperback. 155p., printed rectos only, plus about fifty appended printed pages plus eleven folded maps and elevations in colors; softbound in a copyshop comb spine, a little edgeworn with a couple tiny tears, some creasing, dust, and an ownership signature. A sound copy unmolested within.
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image of La Sirena [The Siren], noticias del programa del PNUMA para los mares regionales; numero 20, Mayo 1983

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Geneva: United Nations Environment Programme, 1983. Pamphlet. 24p., printed on superior paperstock and illustrated with cartoon-like sketches, photographic mugshots of staffers, pamphlet newsletter in stapled 8x5.5 inch self-wraps. Slight edgewear with a crimp at the head, clean and sound, a very good copy. "Regional" oceanic areas such those surrounding South America and Africa, the Mediterranean, South Pacific &c. Title… Read more
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image of Land settlement in California. Volume XI, Number 8, December 1916

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San Francisco: Commonwealth Club of California, 1916. pp 369-396, wraps, 6x9 inches, spine frayed at top edge and short separation of front cover from spine, text block intact. marked by grease pencil on 5 pages, 2 small chips on back cover, uncommon. Transactions of the Commonwealth Club of California. Report on the relationship of land settlement and agricultural prosperity… Read more
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image of Damming the Three Gorges; what dam builders don't want you to know. A critique of the Three Gorges Water Control Project Feasibility Study. Second edition

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London / Toronto: Earthscan Publications Limited, 1993. xxiii, 183p., illustrated with several line maps and diagrams. Second edition trade-size wraps, mild edgewear, a very good copy. Text appears to be unchanged from first appearance (issued by Probe International as publisher) except for a 2p. "Foreword to Second Edition" by Dai Qing, Chinese engineer and environmentalist, who was "arrested and… Read more
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