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The silent epidemic : coal and the hidden threat to health

Author: Alan H Lockwood
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : The MIT Press, ©2012.
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Why our dependence on coal-produced energy is bad for our health: a physician maps the connections of burning coal to death and disease.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lockwood, Alan H.
Silent epidemic.
Cambridge, Mass. : The MIT Press, ©2012
(DLC) 2011053211
(OCoLC)777945794
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alan H Lockwood
ISBN: 9780262305419 0262305410 9780262306324 0262306328 1283574608 9781283574600
OCLC Number: 809043360
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 229 pages) : illustrations, maps
Responsibility: Alan H. Lockwood.

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Why our dependence on coal-produced energy is bad for our health: a physician maps the connections of burning coal to death and disease.

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"Energy policy is health policy. In The Silent Epidemic, Alan Lockwood makes clear that coal is a pressing health concern. Just as a microbiology text analyzes bacteria, this book provides a guide Read more...

 
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