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The Resource The war on bugs, Will Allen

The war on bugs, Will Allen

Label
The war on bugs
Title
The war on bugs
Statement of responsibility
Will Allen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CANA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Allen, Will
Dewey number
363.17/920973
Index
index present
LC call number
S584.75.U6
LC item number
A45 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pesticides
  • Agricultural chemicals industry
Label
The war on bugs, Will Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The roots of farming in the Americas-- America's first farm revitalization movement-- The birth of the rural journals-- Guano and the birth of the rural-industrial mouthpiece-- Liebig and the industrialists-- The fertilizer merchants-- The medical ancestry of pesticides-- Ratcatchers, quacks, and early pest control in America-- The populist farmers' movement-- Paint pigments and other lethal poisons-- Arsenic regulation, the FDA, and other regulatory hoaxes-- The first advertised war on the farms-- Populist farmers, the red scare, and the origin of modern organics-- Pesticide spray devices, household poisons, and Dr. Seuss-- Medical heroes, war heroes, and more regulation struggles-- The pesticides from the 1930s-- Bombs and fertilizers-- War toys-- Animal testing and the pharmaceutical farm-- DDT and other second-generation pesticides under attack-- Twenty-first century populism-- Designer genes: a leap of faith-- 160 years of poisonous advertising-- Who invited these chemicals to dinner? a leap of hope
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781933392462
Lccn
2007034781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
05541271
Label
The war on bugs, Will Allen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The roots of farming in the Americas-- America's first farm revitalization movement-- The birth of the rural journals-- Guano and the birth of the rural-industrial mouthpiece-- Liebig and the industrialists-- The fertilizer merchants-- The medical ancestry of pesticides-- Ratcatchers, quacks, and early pest control in America-- The populist farmers' movement-- Paint pigments and other lethal poisons-- Arsenic regulation, the FDA, and other regulatory hoaxes-- The first advertised war on the farms-- Populist farmers, the red scare, and the origin of modern organics-- Pesticide spray devices, household poisons, and Dr. Seuss-- Medical heroes, war heroes, and more regulation struggles-- The pesticides from the 1930s-- Bombs and fertilizers-- War toys-- Animal testing and the pharmaceutical farm-- DDT and other second-generation pesticides under attack-- Twenty-first century populism-- Designer genes: a leap of faith-- 160 years of poisonous advertising-- Who invited these chemicals to dinner? a leap of hope
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781933392462
Lccn
2007034781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
05541271

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