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characters Unruly Waters ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Throughout 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. In general this text influenced my thoughts on environmental history less than Amrith s previous book but I was surprised and intrigued by 3 major contributions nonetheless The first is the way that the capture of Tibet by China can be seen as a capture of regional hydro supremacy the Himalayas are the biggest source of regional freshwater Second is the way in which water infrastructure and the improvements it brought to agriculture set the precise conditions for present day water scarcity not unlike the situation in California Finally the last chapter on the oceans and climate change set the tone for the purpose that histories like this serve they illuminate that what we used to know may not save us from a rapidly changing presentfuture I d have liked to have seen about the way that water figured into famine avoidance and how that narrative of hunger fuelled the uest for water in early independent India but that could just be my inner food historian 35 stars


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