1. Water, water, everywhere ... ? 2. H2O - the molecular marvel 3. The miracle of the blue planet 4. Water as the universal solvent 5. "Wildness and wet": hydroecology 6. Moisture in motion: the fundamentals of hydraulics 7. Use, Abuse, Lose? Water as a resource 8. Water management in a changing climate 9. Water wars and hydrological peacemaking 10. Water as a commodity 11. Water is not an island
A book that brings together the ecological, geographical, political and scientific aspects of water. Written by one of the UK's experts on water - a substance of which we consume 150 litres of a day, and in its bottled form we are willing to pay more for than petrol.