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Ddt: Scientists, Citizens, and Public Policy
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Princeton Univ Pr
Publication date February 1, 1983
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780691005928
ISBN-10 0691005923
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Original list price $16.95
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Traces the history of government policy on the use of the pesticide, DDT, and examines the gradual discovery of the effects of DDT on the environment
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From the time the public learned of DDT's dramatic containment of a typhus epidemic in Naples during World War II to the ban on DDT by the Environmental Protection Agency in 1972, this is the story of the controversial pesticide and its part in the rise of the environmental movement.


Originally published in 1981.


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About: From the time the public learned of DDT's dramatic containment of a typhus epidemic in Naples during World War II to the ban on DDT by the Environmental Protection Agency in 1972, this is the story of the controversial pesticide and its part in the rise of the environmental movement.
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Reprint edition from Princeton Univ Pr (February 1, 1983)
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