Breaching the peace : the Site C Dam and a valley's stand against big hydro /cSarah Cox ; with forewaord by Alex Neve. (Book, 2018) [WorldCat.org]
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Breaching the peace : the Site C Dam and a valley's stand against big hydro /cSarah Cox ; with forewaord by Alex Neve.

Author: Sarah Katharine Cox
Publisher: Vancouver : On Point Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Award-winning journalist Sarah Cox recounts the prolonged battle, led by farmers and First Nations, to stop the cripplingly expensive and environmentally irresponsible Site C dam.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Katharine Cox
ISBN: 9780774890267 0774890266 9780774890250 0774890258
OCLC Number: 1038444707
Awards: Winner of Roderick Haig-Brown Regional Prize, BC Book Prizes 2019 (Canada)
Short-listed for Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing, Writers' Trust of Canada 2019 (Canada)
Description: 312 pages
Contents: Foreword / Alex Neve, Secretary-General of Amnesty International CanadaPrologue1 The Announcement2 Treaty 8 Stewards of the Land3 Slapped by Lawsuits4 The Birth of a Goliath5 Treaty Lands and Corporate Plans6 They Call It Progress, We Call It Destruction7 Subdivide and Conquer8 The Nature of the Peace9 Harnessing Political Power10 The Renewal Revolution11 Fight or Flight?12 The DecisionNotes; Selected Bibliography; Index

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[This is] a breathtaking examination of how Site C was rammed through despite its devastating impacts on public finances and an ecological treasure trove ... Cox delivers science journalism of the Read more...

 
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