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Main Title David, Goliath and the beach-cleaning machine : how a small California town fought an oil giant and won! /
Author Wolcott, Barbara.
Publisher Capital Books, Inc.,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 51060244
ISBN 193186831X (alk. paper)
Subjects Liability for oil pollution damages--California--Avila Beach ; Environmental lawyers--California--Biography
Additional Subjects Rizzo, Saro ; Unocal Corporation--Trials, litigation, etc
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ERAM  KF1866.U56W65 2003 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 01/21/2005
Edition 1st ed.
Collation x, 245 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-239) and index.
Contents Notes Rizzo's date with destiny -- The beginning of the partnership juggernaut -- The little dig--the peril below -- Conflicts in technology -- Partnerships draw a line in the sand -- The battle for the plan--the EIR -- Rizzo loads his sling with small rocks -- Small town fight in the big leagues -- Corporate coming of age -- Padlocks on the pipelines -- Shootout stalls--sheriff comes to take over -- Strangers muddy paradise -- High noon at Avila Beach -- The cost of a company town -- Truce and consequences--settlement -- The way we were -- Dawn on the battlefield -- Dust, destruction, and dismemberment -- The last good-bye -- Holding hands with heritage -- Rizzo's dolphin calling -- A pebble in the water--ever-widening rings.
Place Published Sterling, Va. :
PUB Date Free Form c2003.
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2002154037
OCLC Time Stamp 20050120124212
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 01863cam 22003374a 45010