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eBook ´ Unruly Waters Kindle Edition ß Sunil Amrith ß ➶ [Reading] ➸ Unruly Waters By Sunil Amrith ➫ – Helpyouantib.co.uk A bold new perspective on the history of South Asia telling its story through its climate and the long uest to tame its watersSouth Asia's history has been shaped by its wA bold new perspective on the history of South Asia telling its story through its climate and the long uest to tame its watersSouth Asia's history has been shaped by its waters In Unruly Waters historian Sunil Amrith reimagines this history through the stories of its rains rivers coasts rivers and seas and of the weather watchers and engineers mapmakers and farmers who have sought to control them He shows how fears and dreams of water have This was a very difficult book to read💫I spent two months in understanding

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Odern battle both to understand and manage water has literally been a matter of life or deathToday Asian nations are racing to construct hundreds of dams in the Himalayas with dire environmental impacts hundreds of millions crowd into coastal cities threatened by cyclones and storm surges In an age of climate change this highly original work of history is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand not only Asia's past but its future A very interesting insight into how the uest for water in colonial India shap

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Unruly WatersThroughout South Asia shaped visions of political independence and economic development provoked efforts to reshape nature through dams and pumps and unleashed powerful tensions within and between nationsEvery year humans have watched with overwhelming anxiety for the nature of that year's monsoon to be revealed with entire populations living or dying on the outcome From the first small weather reporting stations to today's satellites the m The subtitle of the book perfectly catches it's contents how Himalayan rivers