"Water is a limited natural resource and a public good fundamental for life and health. The human right to water is indispensable for leading a life in human dignity. It is a prerequisite for the realization of other human rights."
United Nations "Economic and Social Council"
The volume deals with the element water, which is from the physical point of view no element, but a molecular combination of hydrogen and oxygen. It has a lot of fascinating characteristics and enigmas, which some of them the modern physic didn t solve yet. The volume deals as well with the three states of water: liquid, frozen, gaseous. A list of words in different languages, which all mean "water" is spread through the book and is printed in alphabetical order. Design, handset and letterpress: Peter Malutzki. Pictures printed with polymer-plates. Blue and white parchment-paper, 144 pages, printed paperboard. Flörsheim am Main 2005.