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The big smoke : a history of air pollution in London since medieval times

Author: Peter Brimblecombe
Publisher: London : Routledge, 1988, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fascinating insight into the development of air pollution controls against a changing social and economic background.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Brimblecombe
ISBN: 0415030013 9780415030014
OCLC Number: 18326065
Notes: Originally published: London : Methuen, 1987.
Description: xii, 185 pages : illustrations
Contents: 1. History and Early Air Pollution 2. The Rise of Coal 3. Evelyn and his Circle 4. The Effect of Air Pollution in Coal Burning London 5. Smoke Abatement 6. Smoke and the London Fog 7. Monitoring the Changes in Atmospheric Composition 8. The Great Smog and After Annotated Bibliography Index.
Responsibility: Peter Brimblecombe.

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