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The Resource Unruly waters : how rains, rivers, coasts and seas have shaped Asia's history, Sunil Amrith

Unruly waters : how rains, rivers, coasts and seas have shaped Asia's history, Sunil Amrith

Label
Unruly waters : how rains, rivers, coasts and seas have shaped Asia's history
Title
Unruly waters
Title remainder
how rains, rivers, coasts and seas have shaped Asia's history
Statement of responsibility
Sunil Amrith
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author explores Asia's history through the stories of its rains, rivers and seas, demonstrating how efforts to control water shaped regional politics, economics and foreign relations
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Amrith, Sunil S.
Dewey number
  • 950
  • 333.910095
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS12
LC item number
.A54 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water
  • Bodies of water
  • Water and civilization
  • Asia
Target audience
adult
Label
Unruly waters : how rains, rivers, coasts and seas have shaped Asia's history, Sunil Amrith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The shape of modern Asia -- Water and empire -- This parched land -- The aqueous atmosphere -- The struggle for water -- Water and freedom -- Rivers divided, rivers dammed -- The ocean and the underground -- Stormy horizons -- Epilogue: history and memory at the water's edge
Control code
on1030761121
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 397 pages
Isbn
9780465097722
Lccn
2018020666
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
950 AM78 ; XX-N ; [A18BP095, #53, 4@35.00, ES/ ]
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1030761121
  • (OCoLC)1030761121
Label
Unruly waters : how rains, rivers, coasts and seas have shaped Asia's history, Sunil Amrith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The shape of modern Asia -- Water and empire -- This parched land -- The aqueous atmosphere -- The struggle for water -- Water and freedom -- Rivers divided, rivers dammed -- The ocean and the underground -- Stormy horizons -- Epilogue: history and memory at the water's edge
Control code
on1030761121
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 397 pages
Isbn
9780465097722
Lccn
2018020666
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
950 AM78 ; XX-N ; [A18BP095, #53, 4@35.00, ES/ ]
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1030761121
  • (OCoLC)1030761121

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