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Author Wurster, Charles F.

Title DDT wars : rescuing our national bird, preventing cancer, and creating Evironmental Defense Fund / Charles F. Wurster.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    632.9517 WUR    Available
Description xxi, 231 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary DDT Wars is the untold inside story of the decade-long scientific, legal, and strategic campaign that culminated in the nation ban of the insecticide DDT in 1972.
Subject DDT (Insecticide) -- Toxicology.
DDT (Insecticide) -- Physiological effect.
DDT (Insecticide) -- Environmental aspects.
Environmental Defense Fund.
Health promotion.
Environmental health.
ISBN 9780190219413 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
0190219416 (hbk. : acid-free paper)

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