skip to content
The poisoned city : Flint's water and the American urban tragedy Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The poisoned city : Flint's water and the American urban tragedy

Author: Anna Clark
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Recounts the gripping story of Flint's poisoned water through the people who caused it, suffered from it, and exposed it. It is a chronicle of one town, but could also be about any American city, all made precarious by the neglect of infrastructure"--
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Clark, Anna (Anna Leigh).
Poisoned city.
New York : Metropolitan Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2018
(DLC) 2018021437
(OCoLC)1021232410
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Clark
ISBN: 9781250125156 1250125154
OCLC Number: 1043914778
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: 1 online resource (305 pages) : illustrations, map.
Contents: Prologue --
Part I: Taught by thirst. The well --
Corrosion --
Revelations --
Saturation --
Part II: Divination. Alchemy --
Citizen/science --
Meditations in an emergency --
Blood --
Part III: Water's perfect memory. Switchback --
Legion --
Truth and reconciliation --
Genesis --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Anna Clark.

Abstract:

"Recounts the gripping story of Flint's poisoned water through the people who caused it, suffered from it, and exposed it. It is a chronicle of one town, but could also be about any American city, all made precarious by the neglect of infrastructure"--

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1043914778> # The poisoned city : Flint's water and the American urban tragedy
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1043914778" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/2390-1/{D868487E-9AB7-42EC-A41C-822068B69948}Img100.jpg'" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/heavy_metals_toxicity_testing> ; # Heavy metals--Toxicity testing
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Place/flint_mich> ; # Flint (Mich.)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/drinking_water_lead_content_michigan_flint> ; # Drinking water--Lead content--Michigan--Flint
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/ecology> ; # Ecology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/politics_and_government> ; # Politics and government
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/history_united_states_state_&_local_midwest_ia_il_in_ks_mi_mn_mo_nd_ne_oh_sd_wi> ; # HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/drinking_water_contamination_health_aspects_michigan_flint> ; # Drinking water--Contamination--Health aspects--Michigan--Flint
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/health_risk_assessment_michigan_flint> ; # Health risk assessment--Michigan--Flint
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/health_risk_assessment> ; # Health risk assessment
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/heavy_metals_toxicity_testing_michigan_flint> ; # Heavy metals--Toxicity testing--Michigan--Flint
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/drinking_water_contamination_health_aspects> ; # Drinking water--Contamination--Health aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Place/michigan_flint> ; # Michigan--Flint.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/drinking_water_lead_content> ; # Drinking water--Lead content
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/363.610977437/e23/> ;
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Person/clark_anna_anna_leigh> ; # Anna Leigh Clark
    schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:datePublished "2018" ;
    schema:description "Prologue -- Part I: Taught by thirst. The well -- Corrosion -- Revelations -- Saturation -- Part II: Divination. Alchemy -- Citizen/science -- Meditations in an emergency -- Blood -- Part III: Water's perfect memory. Switchback -- Legion -- Truth and reconciliation -- Genesis -- Epilogue."@en ;
    schema:description ""Recounts the gripping story of Flint's poisoned water through the people who caused it, suffered from it, and exposed it. It is a chronicle of one town, but could also be about any American city, all made precarious by the neglect of infrastructure"--"@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/5349069604> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1021232410> ;
    schema:name "The poisoned city : Flint's water and the American urban tragedy"@en ;
    schema:productID "1043914778" ;
    schema:url <http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=243&titleID=3536382> ;
    schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=d868487e-9ab7-42ec-a41c-822068b69948&.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
    schema:url <http://rbdigital.rbdigital.com> ;
    schema:url <http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=496&titleID=3536382> ;
    schema:url <http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=12&titleID=3536382> ;
    schema:url "https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/2390-1/{D868487E-9AB7-42EC-A41C-822068B69948}Img100.jpg" ;
    schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=D868487E-9AB7-42EC-A41C-822068B69948> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781250125156> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1043914778> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Person/clark_anna_anna_leigh> # Anna Leigh Clark
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Clark" ;
    schema:givenName "Anna Leigh" ;
    schema:givenName "Anna" ;
    schema:name "Anna Leigh Clark" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Place/flint_mich> # Flint (Mich.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Flint (Mich.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Place/michigan_flint> # Michigan--Flint.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Michigan--Flint." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/drinking_water_contamination_health_aspects> # Drinking water--Contamination--Health aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Drinking water--Contamination--Health aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/drinking_water_contamination_health_aspects_michigan_flint> # Drinking water--Contamination--Health aspects--Michigan--Flint
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Drinking water--Contamination--Health aspects--Michigan--Flint"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/drinking_water_lead_content> # Drinking water--Lead content
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Drinking water--Lead content"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/drinking_water_lead_content_michigan_flint> # Drinking water--Lead content--Michigan--Flint
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Drinking water--Lead content--Michigan--Flint"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/health_risk_assessment> # Health risk assessment
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Health risk assessment"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/health_risk_assessment_michigan_flint> # Health risk assessment--Michigan--Flint
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Health risk assessment--Michigan--Flint"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/heavy_metals_toxicity_testing> # Heavy metals--Toxicity testing
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Heavy metals--Toxicity testing"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/heavy_metals_toxicity_testing_michigan_flint> # Heavy metals--Toxicity testing--Michigan--Flint
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Heavy metals--Toxicity testing--Michigan--Flint"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/history_united_states_state_&_local_midwest_ia_il_in_ks_mi_mn_mo_nd_ne_oh_sd_wi> # HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5349069604#Topic/politics_and_government> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=12&titleID=3536382>
    rdfs:comment "Borrow this eBook from OverDrive" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781250125156>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1250125154" ;
    schema:isbn "9781250125156" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1021232410>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Poisoned city." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1043914778> ; # The poisoned city : Flint's water and the American urban tragedy
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.