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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Not one drop : betrayal and courage in the wake of the Exxon Valdez oil spill /|
|Publisher||Chelsea Green Pub.,|
|Subjects||Exxon Valdez Oil Spill, Alaska, 1989. ; Oil spills--Environmental aspects--Alaska--Prince William Sound Region. ; Alaska--Politics and government--1959- ; Cordova (Alaska)--History, Local. ; Green movement--United States. ; Political participation. ; Alaska--Cordova.|
|Additional Subjects||Exxon Company U.S.A.--Political activity. ; Exxon Valdez (Ship)|
|Collation||xxii, 327 pages,  pages of plates : color illustrations ; 23 cm|
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-314) and index.
pt. 1. Promises (1986-1989) -- A place to stand -- Politics of oil -- Prelude to disaster --pt. 2. Betrayal (1989-1993) -- Taking a stand -- Virtual reality -- Tricks of the trade -- When right makes might -- As bad as it gets -- pt. 3. Courage (1994-1999) -- Decisions -- Stepping-stones -- Gaining ground -- Moving on -- pt. 4. New beginnings (2000-2008) -- Leaving the oil age -- "A new species of trouble" -- A new consciousness. "Shocking, factual, and inspiring, Not One Drop traces the twenty-year trail of Cordova, Alaska, residents as they cope with the largest oil spill and one of the longest-running court cases in U.S. history-and, ultimately, the failure of Exxon to come through on its promise to compensate them adequately for their losses and clean up their environment after the Exxon Valdez oil spill."--Back cover.