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╕ Early reader series ▒ E-Pub Author Meera Subramanian ◑ ╕ Early reader series ▒ E-Pub Author Meera Subramanian ◑ This is a necessary book And Meera Subramanian is the perfect person to be writing it Suketu Mehta, author of Maximum City Bombay Lost and FoundA River Runs Again is at once sweeping and intimatea smart, informative, richly reported book full of memorable characters Elizabeth Kolbert, author of The Sixth Extinction An Unnatural HistoryMeera Subramanian has written an eye opening and even inspiring book about a country that is so often terribly misunderstood by the West Her serious but never morose storytelling introduces us to an India that is neither basket case nor Shangri La, but a diverse land full of ordinary people questing for an extraordinary goal a happier, greener future for 1.2 billion of their fellow citizens, and for the rest of us, too We should all be rooting them on Dan Fagin, Pulitzer Prizewinning author of Toms River A Story of Science and Salvation Meera Subramanians style she has one is cool, precise, understated and almost lyrical, in the tradition of the best literary scientific journalists Richard Doughty, editor of Saudi Aramco WorldAlthough its narrative is lyrical and heartfelt, the book is also an ode to sciencegood science that respects natural processes rather than seeking to subjugate themSubramanian, whose fluid writing has appeared in everything from the journal Nature to The Wall Street Journal, shows a rare gift in her ability to combine personal but uncontrived field reporting with the cultural sensitivity of a returning daughter of India and the critical faculties of someone confident in the science New Scientist Meera Subramanians A River Runs Again tells five tales of India at the crossroads a filigree of cautionary and celebratory stories voiced with dignified passionSubramanian navigates these rough waters between baneful emergencies and precarious signs of enlightened attitudes with the right degree of cautious optimism Christian Science MonitorSkilled in weaving hard science, investigative reporting, and intimate character portraits, Subramanian manages to paint a nuanced portrait of modern India Marissa Landrigan, Vela Subramanians writing brings a positive approach to Indias problemsThroughout this book, Subramanian takes us on a true journey of learning and she does it in a quiet, thorough, and knowledgeable manner She educates us on the evolution of the problem and finally, through small narratives of those she met along the wayeveryday farmers, wives, volunteer workers, and government employees, we learn of how they have embraced the progressive ideas as ways to save Indias ecology New York Journal of BooksA sweeping story of loss and the fight for restoration both maddening and hopeful, as many environmental stories are Eugene WeeklyIt could be depressing to read about seemingly intractable problems, but Subramanian showcases positive efforts at mitigating these problems and passions of people seeking to make India into a better place for all Saathee MagazineWhat happens in India may turn outeven than Chinato be the key to the kind of environmental future the planet faces Very few people are qualified to tell the story with as much clarity, compassion, and character driven power as Meera Subramanian Bill McKibben, author of Oil and Honey The Education of an Unlikely ActivistThis is investigative journalism as story fact filled but optimistic, rueful and inviting The author writes with warm intelligence, and she challenges readers In each chapter, as well, Subramanian offers specific antidotes as anecdotes, narrating in a measured, conversational, welcoming voice Each of the stories is comprehensive while nimble, as well as provocative Promising prescriptions to five of India s baneful environmental casesright thinking and accusatory in all the right places Kirkus ReviewsThe result of her immersion in the efforts of so many dedicated individuals is a hopeful narrative about good people doing hard work to improve the lives of others Subramanians strong journalist ethic shines through in the penetrating questions she poses and the baleful eye she casts on those who would shrug off her perceptive observations about the clash between traditional practices and modern life A significant and valuable inquiry into twenty first century India BooklistBy embedding numerous facts and data about Indias inhabitants into her engrossing narrative, Subramanian has created a work that belongs in all environmental collections Library JournalAn elegiac account of Indias struggles to cope with, or even reverse, the devastating effects of too many people living on too little land in a country where the poor still far outnumber the rich The problems are overwhelming and intransigent, but the human spirit shines through in attempts to set right the ways of heedless modernization This is a book filled with small acts of bravery, and Subramanian wishes us to believe that they may, in the aggregate, turn the tide of decades of false promises of sustainability and growth Sheila Jasanoff, Current HistoryExemplarySubramanians writing is thoughtful and often lyrical as she balances current science with narrative journalism from her travels, switching modes to great effect While reporting on environmental issues can sometimes overwhelm or burden the reader with guilt, Subramanian thwarts this risk by providing refreshing glimpses of individuals and organizations working against the problems India faces Her work is engaging, informative, and eminently readable Publishers Weekly, starred reviewCrowded, hot, subject to violent swings in climate, with a government unable or unwilling to face the most vital challenges, the rich and poor increasingly living in worlds apart for most of the world, this picture is of a possible future For India, it is the very real present.In this lyrical exploration of life, loss, and survival, Meera Subramanian travels in search of the ordinary people and microenterprises determined to revive Indias ravaged natural world an engineer turned farmer brings organic food to Indian plates villagers resuscitate a river run dry cook stove designers persist on the quest for a smokeless fire biologists bring vultures back from the brink of extinction and in Bihar, one of Indias most impoverished states, a bold young woman teaches adolescents the fundamentals of sexual health While investigating these five environmental challenges, Subramanian discovers the stories that renew hope for a nation with the potential to lead India and the planet into a sustainable and prosperous future. 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    • A River Runs Again: India's Natural World in Crisis, from the Barren Cliffs of Rajasthan to the Farmlands of Karnataka
    • 4.1
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    • Meera Subramanian
    • Anglais
    • 07 February 2016

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