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My City Was Gone

One American Town"s Toxic Secret, Its Angry Band of Locals, and a $700 Million Day in Court

by Dennis Love

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Harper Perennial .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chemical Industry Management,
  • Chemical Pollution,
  • History,
  • History - U.S,
  • History: American,
  • Environmental,
  • Legal History,
  • United States - State & Local - South,
  • History / United States / State & Local / South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9233980M
    ISBN 10006058551X
    ISBN 109780060585518
    OCLC/WorldCa148670990


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