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The age of smoke [electronic resource] : environmental policy in Germany and the United States, 1880-1970 /
Frank Uekoetter.
imprint
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, c2009.
description
viii, 350 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0822943646 (cloth : alk. paper), 0822960125 (pbk. : alk. paper), 9780822943648 (cloth : alk. paper), 9780822960126 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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Book
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imprint
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, c2009.
isbn
0822943646 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822960125 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780822943648 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822960126 (pbk. : alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
The age of smoke -- Modern times, modern problems : controlling smoke, 1880-1914 -- Pollutants and politics : air pollution control between the wars -- Beyond the pall of smoke -- Going local, going national : the postwar divergence of environmental policy -- Forerunners and pioneers -- Environmental revolutions and evolutions -- Conclusion : Was the environmental revolution necessary?
catalogue key
8540118
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-340) and index.

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