When the Rivers Run Dry

Water - The Defining Crisis of the Twenty-first Century

Recommended by Gaia Vince, and 1 others. See all reviews

Ranked #9 in Water

In this groundbreaking book, veteran science correspondent Fred Pearce travels to more than thirty countries to examine the current state of crucial water sources. Deftly weaving together the complicated scientific, economic, and historic dimensions of the world water crisis, he provides our most complete portrait yet of this growing danger and its ramifications for us all.

Named as one of the Top 50 Sustainability Books by University of Cambridges Programme for Sustainability Leadership and Greenleaf Publishing.

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Gaia Vince He is someone who goes to the source – no pun intended! – of the stories that he talks about. Proper on-the-ground reportage (Source)

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