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A killing wind

Dan Kurzman

A killing wind

inside union carbide and the Bhopal catastrophe

by Dan Kurzman

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Union Carbide Ltd. (India),
  • Bhopal Union Carbide Plant Disaster, Bhopal, India, 1984,
  • Pesticides industry -- Accidents -- India -- Bhopal,
  • Methyl isocyanate -- Environmental aspects -- India -- Bhopal

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDan Kurzman.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 297 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23258993M
    ISBN 100070356874

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