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Author Subramanian, Meera.

Title A River Runs Again [Axis 360 electronic resource] : India's Natural World in Crisis, from the Barren Cliffs of Rajasthan to the Farmlands of Karnataka / Meera Subramanian.

Imprint New York : PublicAffairs, 2015.
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Description 1 online resource (353 p.)
Note Description based upon print version of record.
Contents Introduction; 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; conclusion; acknowledgments; notes; bibliography
Summary In this lyrical and intimate tapestry of five stories dealing with life, loss, and survival in modern-day India, Meera Subramanian travels in search of the ordinary people and micro-enterprises redeeming India's natural world. An engineer-turned-farmer brings organic food to Indian plates. Villagers revive a dead river. Well-intentioned cook stove designers persist on a quest for a smokeless fire. Biologists bring vultures back from the brink of extinction. And in Bihar, one of India's most impoverished states, a bold young woman teaches young adolescents the fundamentals of sexual health and.
Subject Environmental policy -- India.
Environmental protection -- India -- Citizen participation.
Environmentalism -- India.
India -- Environmental conditions.
Small business -- Environmental aspects -- India.
Small business -- Social aspects -- India.
Environmentalism -- India.
Environmental protection -- India -- Citizen participation.
Small business -- Environmental aspects -- India.
Small business -- Social aspects -- India.
India -- Environmental conditions.
Environmental policy -- India.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Other Form: Print version: Subramanian, Meera A River Runs Again : India's Natural World in Crisis, from the Barren Cliffs of Rajasthan to the Farmlands of Karnataka New York : PublicAffairs,c2015 9781610395304
ISBN 9781610395311
161039531X
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