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Choked : life and breath in the age of air pollution

Gardiner, Beth (author.).

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Prince Rupert Library 615.9 Gard (Text) 33294002052322 Adult Non-Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-08-27

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  • ISBN: 9780226495859
  • ISBN: 022649585X
  • ISBN: 9780226630793
  • Physical Description: print
    290 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2019.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue. Inhale: the meaning of a breath -- Holding our breath ; The measure of a lung: charting pollution's power ; Ground zero: Delhi's health emergency ; 9,416: living London's diesel disaster ; Air you can chew : Poland and the price of coal ; Cows, almonds, asthma: crisis in the San Joaquin Valley ; Home fires burning: a paradigm shifts -- coming up for air. To change a nation: the story of America's Clean Air Act ; Reluctant innovators: air and the automakers ; Inch by inch: L.A.'s long road ; Live from the "airpocalypse": China's next revolution ; "To whom belongs the city?": Berlin looks beyond cars - Epilogue. Exhale: what comes next.
Subject: Air -- Pollution
Air -- Pollution -- Social aspects
Air -- Pollution -- Health aspects
Environmental quality

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