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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
Creator
Subject
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
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Fagin, Dan
Dewey number
363.7209749/48
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Drinking water
  • Cancer
  • Groundwater
  • Water quality
  • Toms River Watershed (N.J.)
Label
Toms River : a story of science and salvation, Dan Fagin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Alternate sub-title a small town, a cancer cluster, and the epic quest to expose pollution's hidden consequences
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
ocn794973718
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 538 p.
Isbn
9780553806533
Lccn
2012017030
Other physical details
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System control number
(OCoLC)794973718
Label
Toms River : a story of science and salvation, Dan Fagin
Publication
Note
Alternate sub-title a small town, a cancer cluster, and the epic quest to expose pollution's hidden consequences
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
ocn794973718
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 538 p.
Isbn
9780553806533
Lccn
2012017030
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)794973718

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