Toms River

Author: Dan Fagin
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0345538617
Size: 62.44 MB
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He tells the stories of the pioneering scientists and physicians who first identified pollutants as a cause of cancer, and brings to life the everyday heroes in Toms River who struggled for justice: a young boy whose cherubic smile belied ...

Toms River

Author: Dan Fagin
ISBN: 9781610915915
Size: 49.37 MB
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Originally published: New York: Bantam Books, 2013.

Toms River

Author: Dan Fagin
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 055380653X
Size: 58.69 MB
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Recounts the decades-long saga of the New Jersey seaside town plagued by childhood cancers caused by air and water pollution due to the indiscriminate dumping of toxic chemicals.

A Civil Action

Author: Jonathan Harr
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 030780478X
Size: 60.24 MB
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This true story of an epic courtroom showdown, where two of the nation's largest corporations were accused of causing the deaths of children from water contamination, was a #1 national bestseller and winner of the National Book Critics ...

Hot Hungry Planet

Author: Lisa Palmer
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1250096391
Size: 15.70 MB
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Here, she shares the story of the epic journey to solve the imperfect relationship between two of our planet’s greatest challenges: climate change and global hunger.

A River Runs Again

Author: Meera Subramanian
Publisher: PublicAffairs
ISBN: 161039531X
Size: 53.53 MB
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While investigating these five environmental challenges, Subramanian discovers the stories that renew hope for a nation with the potential to lead India and the planet into a sustainable and prosperous future.


Author: Cynthia Barnett
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 0804137102
Size: 62.28 MB
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Yet this is the first book to tell the story of rain. Cynthia Barnett's Rain begins four billion years ago with the torrents that filled the oceans, and builds to the storms of climate change.

The Philadelphia Chromosome

Author: Jessica Wapner
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 1615191658
Size: 61.24 MB
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Science journalist Jessica Wapner reconstructs more than forty years of crucial breakthroughs, clearly explains the science behind them, and pays tribute—with extensive original reporting, including more than thirty-five interviews—to ...

The Narrow Edge

Author: Deborah Cramer
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300213719
Size: 17.39 MB
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Deborah Cramer followed these knots, whose numbers have declined by 75 percent, on their extraordinary odyssey from one end of the earth to the other—from an isolated beach at the tip of South America all the way to the icy tundra.

Toxic Deception

Author: Dan Fagin
Size: 18.99 MB
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Meticulously researched, Toxic Deception supplements its investigations with analysis of a range of scientific studies and, perhaps most chillingly, the stories of families whose avows have been devastated by toxic products that have ...