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The Resource Energy metropolis : an environmental history of Houston and the Gulf Coast, edited by Martin V. Melosi and Joseph A. Pratt

Energy metropolis : an environmental history of Houston and the Gulf Coast, edited by Martin V. Melosi and Joseph A. Pratt

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Energy metropolis : an environmental history of Houston and the Gulf Coast
Title
Energy metropolis
Title remainder
an environmental history of Houston and the Gulf Coast
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edited by Martin V. Melosi and Joseph A. Pratt
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eng
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MiAaPQ
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
History of the urban environment
Energy metropolis : an environmental history of Houston and the Gulf Coast, edited by Martin V. Melosi and Joseph A. Pratt
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Energy metropolis : an environmental history of Houston and the Gulf Coast, edited by Martin V. Melosi and Joseph A. Pratt
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-327) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Energy and environment -- A mixed blessing: energy, economic growth, and Houston's environment / Joseph A. Pratt -- The Houston ship channel and the changing landscape of industrial pollution / Hugh S. Gorman -- "Bad science" : the politics of ozone air pollution in Houston / Robert Fisher -- "The air-conditioning capital of the world" : Houston and climate control / Robert S. Thompson -- Growth of the metropolitan region -- Houston's public sinks : sanitary services from local concerns to regional challenges / Martin V. Melosi -- Superhighway deluxe : Houston's Gulf freeway / Tom Watson McKinney -- Urban sprawl and the piney woods : deforestation in the San Jacinto watershed / Diane C. Bates -- A tale of two Texas cities : Houston, the industrial metropolis, and Galveston, the island getaway / William Barnett -- Environmental activism at the grassroots -- Dumping on Houston's black neighborhoods / Robert D. Bullard -- The gunfighters of Northwood Manor : how history debunks myths of the environmental justice movement -- Elizabeth D. Blum -- "To combine many and varied forces" : the hope of Houston's environmental activism, 1923-1999 / Teresa Tomkins-Walsh -- Voices of discord : the effects of a grassroots environmental movement at the brio superfund site / Kimberly A. Youngblood -- Notes
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Extent
1 online resource (353 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822973249
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(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
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illustrations.
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