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The Resource Moment in the sun; : a report on the deteriorating quality of the American environment, [by] Robert Rienow and Leona Train Rienow

Moment in the sun; : a report on the deteriorating quality of the American environment, [by] Robert Rienow and Leona Train Rienow

Label
Moment in the sun; : a report on the deteriorating quality of the American environment
Title
Moment in the sun;
Title remainder
a report on the deteriorating quality of the American environment
Statement of responsibility
[by] Robert Rienow and Leona Train Rienow
Creator
Contributor
Joint author
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1907-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rienow, Robert
Dewey number
301.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • S930
  • GE140
LC item number
  • .R5
  • .R5 1967
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
S 930
NLM item number
R557m 1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rienow, Leona Train
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • United States
  • Human ecology
Label
Moment in the sun; : a report on the deteriorating quality of the American environment, [by] Robert Rienow and Leona Train Rienow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 225-275
Contents
Perspective -- Zenith -- Shadows at noon -- The hidden price -- Stoking stomachs -- The devouring of our environment -- Ecology - the relentless science -- Space and sprawl -- The great American thirst -- Ravished wonders -- Flight into eternity -- One tarnished standard of living -- The city syndrome -- The ultimate horror - a septic world -- 38 cigarettes a day -- Crisis in beauty -- The redemption of beauty -- The destruction of ourselves -- Noise, nerves, and neurotics -- Our rising standard of poisons -- The death of dignity -- The great hoax -- Growth, greed, and gung ho -- To the rescue: the seas! -- To the rescue: the sciences! -- Prolonging our moment in the sun
Control code
ocm00262071
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 286 p.
Lccn
67016535
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 102302
  • (OCoLC)262071
Label
Moment in the sun; : a report on the deteriorating quality of the American environment, [by] Robert Rienow and Leona Train Rienow
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 225-275
Contents
Perspective -- Zenith -- Shadows at noon -- The hidden price -- Stoking stomachs -- The devouring of our environment -- Ecology - the relentless science -- Space and sprawl -- The great American thirst -- Ravished wonders -- Flight into eternity -- One tarnished standard of living -- The city syndrome -- The ultimate horror - a septic world -- 38 cigarettes a day -- Crisis in beauty -- The redemption of beauty -- The destruction of ourselves -- Noise, nerves, and neurotics -- Our rising standard of poisons -- The death of dignity -- The great hoax -- Growth, greed, and gung ho -- To the rescue: the seas! -- To the rescue: the sciences! -- Prolonging our moment in the sun
Control code
ocm00262071
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 286 p.
Lccn
67016535
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 102302
  • (OCoLC)262071

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