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The Resource BP Blowout : Inside the Gulf Oil Disaster

BP Blowout : Inside the Gulf Oil Disaster

Label
BP Blowout : Inside the Gulf Oil Disaster
Title
BP Blowout
Title remainder
Inside the Gulf Oil Disaster
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The inside story of the worst environmental disaster in American history. Blowout is the first comprehensive account of the legal, economic, and environmental consequences of the April 2010 blowout at a BP well in the Gulf of Mexico. The accident destroyed the Deepwater Horizon oil rig and killed eleven people. The resulting offshore oil discharge, the largest ever in the United States, polluted much of the Gulf for months, wreaking havoc on its inhabitants. A former Justice Department lawyer responsible for enforcing environmental laws, Daniel Jacobs tells the story that neither BP nor the fe
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobs, Daniel
Dewey number
363.7382
Index
index present
LC call number
KF27
LC item number
.J336 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010
  • Marine pollution
  • BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill (2010)
  • NATURE
  • Marine pollution
  • Gulf of Mexico
Label
BP Blowout : Inside the Gulf Oil Disaster
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Front Flap; Title Page; Copyright Information; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Mayday in the Gulf; The Blowout; The Environmental and Human Toll; Behind the Scenes in Washington; The Claims and the Controversies; The Legal Battles with the Feds; The Environmental Trial of the Century; The Cost; The Spin Games; Myth V. Reality; The Mother of All Restorations; Have We Learned or Only Failed?; Notes; Index; Back Flap; Back Cover
Control code
959881532
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815729099
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1dzk5q9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)959881532
Label
BP Blowout : Inside the Gulf Oil Disaster
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Front Flap; Title Page; Copyright Information; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Mayday in the Gulf; The Blowout; The Environmental and Human Toll; Behind the Scenes in Washington; The Claims and the Controversies; The Legal Battles with the Feds; The Environmental Trial of the Century; The Cost; The Spin Games; Myth V. Reality; The Mother of All Restorations; Have We Learned or Only Failed?; Notes; Index; Back Flap; Back Cover
Control code
959881532
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815729099
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1dzk5q9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)959881532

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