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Published: 15 November 2019

328 Pages | 25 illus.

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780190053840

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Love Canal

A Toxic History from Colonial Times to the Present

Richard S. Newman

  • The first book to place Love Canal in a long history of industrialization around Niagara Falls, stretching back to colonial times
  • Places grassroots environmental protest in a national and global context
  • Situates Love Canal in a long and complex environmental history its residents altered forever in the 1970s and 1980s
  • Draws on previously unused archived material and original oral histories
  • Author is a native of the Buffalo/ Niagara Falls region

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