Evolution of water supply throughout the millennia / [edited by] Andreas N. Angelakis ... [et al.].

Other titles
  • Evolution of water supply through the millennia.
  • London ; New York : IWA Publishing 2012
Physical description
xxii, 560 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
  • 9781843395409
  • Includes bibliographical references.
  • Other format: Also issued online.
  • Ancient gods and goddesses of water / L.W. Mays, A.N. Angelakis -- Water for human consumption through history / L.W. Mays, M. Sklivaniotis, A.N. Angelakis -- History of water and health / Joanna M. Pope, Mark H. Weir, Joan B. Rose -- Diachronic evolution of water supply in the Eastern Mediterranean / K. Voudouris -- Water and water supply technologies in ancient Iran / Seyed Ali Mahmoudian, Seyed Navid Mahmoudian -- A historical perspective on the development of water supply in Egypt / F.A. El-Gohary -- The impact of climate changes on the evolution of water supply works in the region of Jerusalem / A.S. Issar, M. Zohar -- History of water supply in pre-modern China / P. Du, A. Koenig -- Evolution of water supply technologies through the centuries in Crete, Greece / A.N. Angelakis, E.G. Dialynas, V. Despotakis -- A brief history of urban water management in ancient Greece / N. Zarkadoulas [and others] -- Sustainable water supply in pre-Columbian civilizations in ancient Peru and South America / A. Reyes-Knoche -- Historical development of water supply in Cyprus / C.A. Kambanellas -- Water supply in the Middle East during Roman and Byzantine periods / Benoit Haut, Didier Viviers -- Water supply management technologies in the ancient Greek and Roman civilizations / G. De Feo [and others] -- Water supply sustainability of ancient civilizations in Mesoamerica and the American south-west / Larry W. Mays -- Water supply of Athens in the antiquity / E.D. Chiotis, L.E. Chioti -- History of the water supply of Rome as a paradigm of water services development in Italy / P. Martini, R. Drusiani -- The historical development of water supply to Iraklion, Crete, Greece from antiquity to the present / A.I. Strataridaki, E.G. Chalkiadakis, N.M. Gigourtakis -- The historical development of water supply technologies in Barcelona, Spain / M. Salgot, A.N. Angelakis -- Water services in Mexico City : the need to return to the IWRM principles of Tenochtitlan (700 years of water history) / B. Jimenez, D. Birrichaga -- The evolution of water supply throughout the millennia : a short overview / Demetris Koutsoyiannis [and others].
  • Bibliography
  • History.
  • Illustrated
  • text
  • English


  • Evolution of Water Supply Through the Millennia presents the major achievements in the scientific fields of water supply technologies and management throughout the millennia.

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British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.2013.a.276
University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: Order in Reading Room C211.c.1234
University of Liverpool Library: Sydney Jones Library TD215.A58 1
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) PB4.212.238/2
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2012 LDB 3056
Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Standard Loan 628.109 ANG
University of Oxford Libraries: Radcliffe Science Library TD216 EVO 2012
Science Museum Library: Dana Research Centre and Library 628.1:93 EVOLUTION
Trinity College Dublin Library: Ussher Library PL-550-736