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Published: 24 July 2008

338 Pages | Figures and tables


ISBN: 9780199534852

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Defending the Indefensible

The Global Asbestos Industry and its Fight for Survival

Jock McCulloch and Geoffrey Tweedale

  • The seminal account of the Asbestos industry, and its attempts to defend the product, by two expert historians of the subject
  • First book to provide a global survey of the asbestos controversy, with detailed accounts and evidence from around the world
  • Compelling account combining careful research and analysis with the tragic stories of the victims of asbestos poisoning
  • Highlights the current and future problems likely from the continued defence of asbestos

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