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  • Principles of Water Quality Controlby T.H.Y. Tebbutt

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    This popular and widely used text has been thoroughly revised and expanded to include new chapters which reflect the growth in awareness of the problems of environmental pollution, the importance of environmental protection, and the vital role of water in the developing countries. Also covers the basic characteristics of waters and wastewaters, relevant... more...

  • Precious Commodityby Martin V. Melosi

    University of Pittsburgh Press 2011; US$ 29.95

    As an essential resource, water has been the object of warfare, political wrangling, and individual and corporate abuse. It has also become an object of commodification, with multinational corporations vying for water supply contracts in many countries. In Precious Commodity, Martin V. Melosi examines water resources in the United States and addresses... more...

  • The Sanitary Cityby Martin V. Melosi

    University of Pittsburgh Press 2008; US$ 29.95

    Immersed in their on-demand, highly consumptive, and disposable lifestyles, most urban Americans take for granted the technologies that provide them with potable water, remove their trash, and process their wastewater. These vital services, however, are the byproduct of many decades of development by engineers, sanitarians, and civic planners. ... more...

  • Geofluidsby Vratislav Hurai; Monika Huraiová; Marek Slobodník; Rainer Thomas

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 160.00

    Geofluids: Developments in Microthermometry, Spectroscopy, Thermodynamics, and Stable Isotopes is the definitive source on paleofluids and the migration of hydrocarbons in sedimentary basins?ideal for researchers in oil and gas exploration. There?s been a rapid development of new non-destructive analytical methods and interdisciplinary research... more...

  • Mythical Riverby Melissa L. Sevigny

    University of Iowa Press 2016; US$ 27.50

    In a lyrical mix of natural science, history, and memoir, Melissa L. Sevigny ponders what it means to make a home in the American Southwest at a time when its most essential resource, water, is overexploited and undervalued. Mythical River takes the reader on a historical sojourn into the story of the Buenaventura, an imaginary river that led eighteenth-... more...

  • Handbook of Public Water Systemsby HDR Engineering Inc.

    Wiley 2002; US$ 275.00 US$ 238.33

    Public water systems deliver high-quality water to the public. They also present a vast array of problems, from pollution monitoring and control to the fundamentals of hydraulics and pipe fitting. more...

  • Upgrading Water Treatment Plantsby Renato Pinheiro; Glen Wagner

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 275.00

    Upgrading Water Treatment Plants is a comprehensive and practical guide providing the technical detail required to upgrade existing water treatment plants to increase processing efficiency and improve overall quality without the need for substantial investment into new physical plant installation. Based on practical experience and field tested methodology,... more...

  • Advances in Water Treatment and Environmental Managementby G. Thomas; R. King

    CRC Press 2003; US$ 419.00

    Proceedings of the 1st International Conference, Lyon, France, 27-29 June 1990 more...

  • Comprehensive Water Analysisby T R Crompton

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 820.00

    This book brings together in one place all available information on the determination of metals, organics, organometallic compounds, anions, cations, dissolved gases, radioactive substances and miscellaneous determinands in natural and treated waters. more...

  • Drought Management and Planning for Water Resourcesby Joaquin Andreu Alvarez; Giuseppe Rossi; Federico Vagliasindi; Alicia Vela Mayorga

    CRC Press 2005; US$ 172.95

    Droughts and their management are a serious challenge to water resource professionals. While droughts predominate in arid regions, their frequency and severity in more temperate regions with more abundant rainfall have been on the rise. Drought Management and Planning for Water Resources provides an essential collection of planning and management... more...