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The Resource Toms River : a story of science and salvation, Dan Fagin

Toms River : a story of science and salvation, Dan Fagin

Label
Toms River : a story of science and salvation
Title
Toms River
Title remainder
a story of science and salvation
Statement of responsibility
Dan Fagin
Title variation
  • Story of science and salvation
  • Toms River
Title variation remainder
a small town, a cancer cluster, and the epic quest to expose pollutions hidden consequences
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
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
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • National Academies Communication Award, 2014.
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, 2014.
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10171426
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.7209749/48
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA592.N5
LC item number
F34 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a small town, a cancer cluster, and the epic quest to expose pollution's hidden consequences
Label
Toms River : a story of science and salvation, Dan Fagin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Marking time -- The ice cream factory. Pirates ; Insensible things ; First fingerprints ; Secrets ; Sharkey and Columbo at the Rustic Acres ; Cells ; On Cardinal Drive -- Breach. Water and salt ; Hippies in the kitchen ; The coloring contest ; Cases ; Acceptable risks ; Friends and neighbors -- Counting. Two wards, two hits ; Cluster busting ; Moving on ; Invisible trauma ; A cork in the ocean ; Expectations -- Causes. Outsiders ; Surrogacy ; Blood work ; Associations ; Legacies
Control code
5612101
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 538 p.
Isbn
9780553806533
Lccn
2012017030
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn794973718
  • (OCoLC)794973718
Label
Toms River : a story of science and salvation, Dan Fagin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Marking time -- The ice cream factory. Pirates ; Insensible things ; First fingerprints ; Secrets ; Sharkey and Columbo at the Rustic Acres ; Cells ; On Cardinal Drive -- Breach. Water and salt ; Hippies in the kitchen ; The coloring contest ; Cases ; Acceptable risks ; Friends and neighbors -- Counting. Two wards, two hits ; Cluster busting ; Moving on ; Invisible trauma ; A cork in the ocean ; Expectations -- Causes. Outsiders ; Surrogacy ; Blood work ; Associations ; Legacies
Control code
5612101
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 538 p.
Isbn
9780553806533
Lccn
2012017030
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn794973718
  • (OCoLC)794973718

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