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Main Title Fatal deception : the untold story of asbestos : why it is still legal and still killing us /
Author Bowker, Michael
Publisher Rodale ; Distributed to the book trade by St. Martin's Press,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 50858963
ISBN 1579546846 (hbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Asbestos--Health aspects ; Asbestos--Environmental aspects ; Asbestos--adverse effects--Popular Works ; Environmental Exposure--Popular Works ; Industry--Popular Works ; Public Policy--Popular Works
Internet Access
Description Access URL
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hol032/2002152241.html
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
Modified
Checkout
Status
EJDM  RA1231.A8 B69 2003 OASQA Library/Fort Meade,MD 02/13/2004
EJEM  RA1231.A8B69 2003 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 05/02/2003
EOAM  RA1231.A8B69 2003 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 10/24/2003
EOBM  RC775.A8B6 2003 2 copies NEIC Library/Denver,CO 09/12/2003
ERAM  RA1231.A8B69 2003 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/27/2003
Collation 323 p., {16} p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents Notes
Serpent in the rock -- A plague of epic proportions -- Libby's deadly fields -- The disease of slaves -- Following the toxic trail -- 1940-1980: the cover-up -- Death by millions of cuts -- Justice denied -- 1980-2002: political failures -- A legal reckoning -- The EPA lands in Libby -- Why asbestos remains America's most lethal secret -- A town divided -- Targeting Third World markets -- Bankruptcies and the cowardly lion -- Cover-up at Ground Zero? -- The $500 million silver bullet -- Toward banning asbestos.