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The Resource When smoke ran like water : tales of environmental deception and the battle against pollution, Devra Davis

When smoke ran like water : tales of environmental deception and the battle against pollution, Devra Davis

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When smoke ran like water : tales of environmental deception and the battle against pollution
Title
When smoke ran like water
Title remainder
tales of environmental deception and the battle against pollution
Statement of responsibility
Devra Davis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An epidemiologist identifies some 300,000 annual deaths in the U.S. and Europe due to pollution, making revelations about historical and smog-related mass casualties, and calling for major public changes
Awards note
National Book Award Finalist, Nonfiction, 2002.
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Devra Lee
Dewey number
615.9/02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
RA565
LC item number
.D385 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2006 D-763
  • WA 754
NLM item number
D261w 2002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental health
  • Environmentally induced diseases
  • Smoke
  • Environmental Pollutants
  • Risk Factors
  • Environmental health
  • Environmentally induced diseases
  • Milieuonderzoek
  • Milieugezondheidskunde
  • Milieuverontreiniging
  • Verbrandingsgassen
  • Saneamiento ambiental
  • Enfermedades causadas por el medio ambiente
Label
When smoke ran like water : tales of environmental deception and the battle against pollution, Devra Davis
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where I come from -- The phantom epidemic -- How to become a statistic -- How the game is played -- Zones of incomprehension -- The new sisterhood of breast cancer -- Save the males -- Earthquakes and spouting bowls -- A grand experiment -- Defiant figures
Control code
ocm50205549
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 316 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780465015214
Lccn
2002010562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50205549
  • (OCoLC)50205549
Label
When smoke ran like water : tales of environmental deception and the battle against pollution, Devra Davis
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where I come from -- The phantom epidemic -- How to become a statistic -- How the game is played -- Zones of incomprehension -- The new sisterhood of breast cancer -- Save the males -- Earthquakes and spouting bowls -- A grand experiment -- Defiant figures
Control code
ocm50205549
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 316 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780465015214
Lccn
2002010562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50205549
  • (OCoLC)50205549

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