This is about the long history of the management of water. It turns out that the recent struggles over the privatization of water have a history going back millenia, with various approaches to private and public water management coexisting and conflicting from ancient Rome to modern New York.



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  • Title: Drinking Water: A History
  • Author: James Salzman
  • Published: 2012
  • ISBN: 1590207203
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  • Check out: Seattle library
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