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Toms River : a story of science and salvation, Dan Fagin

Label
Toms River : a story of science and salvation
Title
Toms River
Title remainder
a story of science and salvation
Statement of responsibility
Dan Fagin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the decades-long saga of the New Jersey seaside town plagued by childhood cancers caused by air and water pollution due to the indiscriminate dumping of toxic chemicals
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction, 2014.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fagin, Dan
Dewey number
363.7209749/48
Index
index present
LC call number
RA592.N5
LC item number
F34 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drinking water
  • Cancer
  • Groundwater
  • Water quality
  • Toms River Watershed (N.J.)
Label
Toms River : a story of science and salvation, Dan Fagin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [467]-522) and index
Contents
Marking time -- The ice cream factory. Pirates ; Insensible things ; First fingerprints ; Secrets ; Sharkey and Columbo at the Rustic Acres ; Cells ; On Cardinal Drive -- Breach. Water and salt ; Hippies in the kitchen ; The coloring contest ; Cases ; Acceptable risks ; Friends and neighbors -- Counting. Two wards, two hits ; Cluster busting ; Moving on ; Invisible trauma ; A cork in the ocean ; Expectations -- Causes. Outsiders ; Surrogacy ; Blood work ; Associations ; Legacies
Control code
ocn794973718
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 538 p.
Isbn
9780553806533
Lccn
2012017030
Other physical details
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)794973718
  • a1013757
Label
Toms River : a story of science and salvation, Dan Fagin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [467]-522) and index
Contents
Marking time -- The ice cream factory. Pirates ; Insensible things ; First fingerprints ; Secrets ; Sharkey and Columbo at the Rustic Acres ; Cells ; On Cardinal Drive -- Breach. Water and salt ; Hippies in the kitchen ; The coloring contest ; Cases ; Acceptable risks ; Friends and neighbors -- Counting. Two wards, two hits ; Cluster busting ; Moving on ; Invisible trauma ; A cork in the ocean ; Expectations -- Causes. Outsiders ; Surrogacy ; Blood work ; Associations ; Legacies
Control code
ocn794973718
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 538 p.
Isbn
9780553806533
Lccn
2012017030
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794973718
  • a1013757

Library Locations

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      Caestecker Public Library 518 Hill St, Green Lake, WI, 54941, US
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