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Volume 3, Issue 7

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Dry Days Down Under: Australia and the World Water Crisis

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Suggestions for Further Reading


Australian Broadcasting Corporation, “Fire, Flood, and Acid Mud,” http://www.abc.net.au/catalyst/murraydarling/   (March 8, 2010).

Australian Broadcasting Corporation, “Drought Culprit,” http://www.abc.net.au/catalyst/stories/2583329.htm   (March 8, 2010).

Australian Bureau of Statistics, http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/7d12b0f6763c78caca257061001cc588/0A4B8927D1D2015FCA2573D20010658A?opendocument  (March 8, 2010).

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, http://www.bom.gov.au/   (March 8, 2010).

Michael Cathcart, The Water Dreamers: The Remarkable History of Our Dry Continent (Melbourne, 2009).

Matthew Cawood, “Going, Going, … Gone,” Geographical (August 2007): 48-57.

Robert Draper, “Australia’s Dry Run,” National Geographic (April 2009): 35-59.

Ernestine Hill, Water into Gold (Melbourne, 1937).

Ion L. Idriess, The Great Boomerang (Sydney, 1942).

Michael McKernan, Drought: The Red Marauder (Crows Nest, NSW, 2005).

J. M. Powell, Environmental Management in Australia, 1788-1914: Guardians, Improvers, Profit (Melbourne, 1976).

J. M. Powell, Watering the Garden State: Water, Land and Community in Victoria, 1834-1988 (Sydney, 1989).

Fred Pearce, When the Rivers Run Dry: Water—The Defining Crisis of the twenty-first Century (Boston, (2006).

Paul Sinclair, The Murray: A River and its People (Melbourne, 2001).

Åsa Wahlquist, Thirsty Country: Options for Australia (Crows Nest, NSW, 2008).

Diane Raines Ward, Water Wars: Drought, Flood, Folly, and the Politics of Thirst (New York, 2002), esp. 124-151.

Ann Young, Environmental Change in Australia since 1788 (Melbourne, 2nd edition, 2000).

W. J. Young, ed.  Rivers as Ecological Systems: The Murray-Darling Basin (Canberra, 2001).

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