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Author Jacobs, Chip.

Title Smogtown : the lung-burning history of pollution in Los Angeles / Chip Jacobs & William J. Kelly.

Published Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM ERC  363.7392 JACO    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description 384 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [359]-375) and index.
Contents State of siege -- Paradise obscured -- Dutchman over the Pacific -- L.A. against the world -- Campus life at smog state U. -- Roadtrap -- Bouffants & stethoscopes -- The people's revolt -- Brown vs. brown -- The wizard of ozone -- Searching for perpetual motion -- He got the goldmine, they got the shaft -- Action heroes? -- Epilogue: Conjuring Haagy's ghost.
Other author Kelly, William J., 1953-
Subject Smog -- California -- Los Angeles.
Air -- Pollution -- California -- Los Angeles.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Environmental conditions.
ISBN 9781585678600 (hardback)
1585678600 (hardback)