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Author Davis, Devra Lee.

Title The secret history of the war on cancer / Devra Davis.

Imprint New York : Basic Books, c2007.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  616.99 D261    ---  Available
Description xviii, 505 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Indexed In: Library Journal, September 2007
Booklist starred, September 2007
Kirkus Review, August 2007
Summary Offers a decade-by-decade overview of how leaders of industries controlling the production and distribution of cancer-causing materials and products have tried to downplay research on cancer prevention and prevent the public from discovering environmental causes of cancer and the ways they can be avoided.
Audience Adult Follett Library Resources
Subject Cancer -- Environmental aspects.
Cancer -- Prevention -- Economic aspects.
Cancer -- Prevention -- Government policy.
Cancer -- Economic aspects.
Cancer -- Political aspects.
Cancer -- History.
ISBN 0465015662

 
    
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