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Main Title Politics, pollution, and pandas : an environmental memoir /
Author Train, Russell E.,
Publisher Island Press/Shearwater Books,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 52720705
ISBN 1559632860; 9781559632867
Subjects Environmental policy--United States--History--20th century. ; Conservation of natural resources--United States--History--20th century. ; Environmentalists--United States--Biography. ; Cabinet officers--United States--Biography. ; Umweltpolitik ; Umweltverschmutzung ; USA.
Additional Subjects Train, Russell E.,--1920-2012.
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  GE56.T73A3 2003 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/08/2004
EJBM  GE56.T73A3 2003 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 07/23/2004
EJEM  GE56.T73A3 2003 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 09/10/2004
ELBM  GE56.T73A3 2003 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/19/2013
EOAM  GE56.T73A3 2003 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 03/12/2004
ERAM  GE56.T73A3 2003 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/04/2004
ESAM  GE56.T73A3 2003 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 10/01/2004
Collation xiii, 376 pages, 6 pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-358) and index.
Contents Notes
How one thing leads to another -- Washington beginnings -- From clerk to judge -- Africa: land of the soul -- First steps for wildlife -- From judge to conservationist -- To interior as under secretary -- The CEQ years -- U.S. environmental leadership -- EPA in the Nixon years -- EPA under Ford -- The last Ford years -- World Wildlife Fund: transition years -- Encounters with three presidents -- Of ostriches and dinosaurs -- WWF around the world -- Education and nature: a global vision -- The eleventh commandment -- Ethics, leadership and the environment. "In Politics, Pollution, and Pandas Russell Train recounts his growing interest in conservation in the 1950s, his remarkable work in the administrations of Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford, and his subsequent activities on behalf of conservation around the world." "Filled with insightful discussions of and anecdotes about Washington politics, domestic and international environmental affairs, world leaders, and U.S. presidents from Nixon to the Bushes, Politics, Pollution, and Pandas is a behind-the-scenes account of environmental politics as told by one of its master architects."--Jacket.