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Water Follies: Groundwater Pumping and the Fate of America's Fresh Waters

By: Robert Glennon

314 pages, Photos, figs

Island Press

Paperback | Jan 2004 | #146003 | ISBN: 1559634006
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&i;"If you want to scare yourself silly, read Water Follies, by Robert Jerome Glennon. In it you'll learn how America is irrigating itself to death - just like the Sumerians - while sucking its groundwater aquifers dry."&o; Toronto Globe & Mail

...a book as rich in detail as it is devastating in its argument. - Scientific American"

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Robert Jerome Glennon is Morris K. Udall Professor of Law and Public Policy at the James E. Rogers College of Law at the University of Arizona.

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