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Main Title Burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest /
Author Revkin, Andrew.
Publisher Houghton Mifflin,
Year Published 1990
OCLC Number 21335871
ISBN 039552394X :
Subjects Conservationists--Brazil--Biography ; Rain forest conservation--Brazil ; Rain forest conservation--Amazon River Region ; Deforestation--Brazil ; Deforestation--Amazon River Region ; Rain forests--Brazil ; Rain forests--Amazon River Region
Additional Subjects Mendes, Chico,--d. 1988
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJDM  SD411.52.M46R48 1990 Env Science Center Library/Ft Meade,MD 11/12/2004
Collation 317 p., {16} p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. {301}-310).
Contents Notes "A well-written and sympathetic biography of the late Chico Mendes, leader of the Acre rubber tappers who was assassinated in Dec. 1988. Uses biographical format successfully to probe the wider economic, social, and political questions of Amazonian development. Excellent for classroom use"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.
Place Published Boston :
PUB Date Free Form 1990.
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 90004413
OCLC Time Stamp 20041109144203
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 01569cam 2200361 a 45020