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The poisoned city : Flint's water and the American urban tragedy

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Kirtland Community College Library RA 591 .C53 2018 30775305536014 General Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781250125149
  • ISBN: 1250125146
  • Physical Description: print
    305 pages : map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-291) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part I: Taught by thirst. The well ; Corrosion ; Revelations ; Saturation -- Part II: Divination. Alchemy ; Citizen/science ; Meditations in an emergency ; Blood -- Part III: Water's perfect memory. Switchback ; Legion ; Truth and reconciliation ; Genesis.
Summary, etc.: "Recounts the gripping story of Flint's poisoned water through the people who caused it, suffered from it, and exposed it. It is a chronicle of one town, but could also be about any American city, all made precarious by the neglect of infrastructure"--
Language Note:
Text in English.
Subject: Drinking water Contamination Health aspects Michigan Flint
Drinking water Lead content Michigan Flint
Health risk assessment Michigan Flint
Heavy metals Toxicity testing Michigan Flint
Water Supply standards
Public Health
Heavy Metal Poisoning
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