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The Resource Yellow dirt : an American story of a poisoned land and a people betrayed, Judy Pasternak

Yellow dirt : an American story of a poisoned land and a people betrayed, Judy Pasternak

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Yellow dirt : an American story of a poisoned land and a people betrayed
Title
Yellow dirt
Title remainder
an American story of a poisoned land and a people betrayed
Statement of responsibility
Judy Pasternak
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pasternak, Judy
Dewey number
979.1004/9726
Index
no index present
LC call number
E99.N3
LC item number
P378 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Navajo Indians
  • Navajo Indians
  • Navajo Indians
  • Uranium mines and mining
  • Uranium mines and mining
  • Radiation
  • Navajo Indian Reservation
  • Southwest, New
Label
Yellow dirt : an American story of a poisoned land and a people betrayed, Judy Pasternak
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: S-37, SOM, and SOQ -- The uranium rush -- pt. 1. The patriarch -- Discovery -- The special rocks -- The secret quest -- Jumping on the king -- pt. 2. The son -- Fear and frenzy -- The power of leetso -- Cold War -- The obstacle -- A hundred tons a day -- Endings -- Toxic legacy -- pt. 3. The grandchildren -- Aftermath -- Fallout -- Avalanche of suspicion -- A blind eye and a deaf ear -- pt. 4. The great-grandchildren -- Death and awakening -- "Hear our voices" -- Under scrutiny from every angle -- Resistance -- Ghosts -- Beginnings -- Epilogue: The steeple
Control code
BRH-5584
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xiii, 317 p.
Isbn
9781416594826
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010005546
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Yellow dirt : an American story of a poisoned land and a people betrayed, Judy Pasternak
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: S-37, SOM, and SOQ -- The uranium rush -- pt. 1. The patriarch -- Discovery -- The special rocks -- The secret quest -- Jumping on the king -- pt. 2. The son -- Fear and frenzy -- The power of leetso -- Cold War -- The obstacle -- A hundred tons a day -- Endings -- Toxic legacy -- pt. 3. The grandchildren -- Aftermath -- Fallout -- Avalanche of suspicion -- A blind eye and a deaf ear -- pt. 4. The great-grandchildren -- Death and awakening -- "Hear our voices" -- Under scrutiny from every angle -- Resistance -- Ghosts -- Beginnings -- Epilogue: The steeple
Control code
BRH-5584
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xiii, 317 p.
Isbn
9781416594826
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010005546
Other physical details
ill.

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