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David Owen


David Owen has been a staff writer for The New Yorker since 1991. Before joining The New Yorker, he was a contributing editor at The Atlantic Monthly and, prior to that, a senior writer at Harper’s. He is the author of more than a dozen books. His recent book "Green Metropolis: Why Living Smaller, Living Closer, and Driving Less are the Keys to Sustainability" grew from a widely-discussed 2004 New Yorker essay called Green Manhattan.

His most recent book is "Where the Water Goes: Life and Death along the Colorado River."

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Books:
Where the Water Goes: Life and Death Along the Colorado River
Nature / Environment / Outdoor Adventure
Riverhead Books
April 2017
ISBN 1594633770
Hardcover, 288 pages
$28.00, INSTOCK
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A brilliant, eye-opening account of where our water comes from and where it all goes The Colorado River is a crucial resource for a surprisingly large part of the United States, and every gallon that flows down it is owned or claimed by someone. More/less

The Conundrum: How Scientific Innovation, Increased Efficiency, and Good Intentions Can Make Our Energy and Climate Problems Worse
Science / Medicine / Technology
Riverhead Books
February 2012
ISBN 1594485615
261 pages
$14.00, INSTOCK
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Outlines a practical contrarian manifesto on modern environmental issues that challenges perceptions that current practices will be sufficient, revealing facts and ways to apply initially counter-intuitive but ultimately beneficial methods for securing asustainable environment.

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