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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

Label
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
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martin V. Melosi and Joseph A. Pratt
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
363.7009764/1411
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GE155.T4
LC item number
E54 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Melosi, Martin V.
  • Pratt, Joseph A.
Series statement
History of the urban environment
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Houston (Tex.)
  • Gulf Coast (Tex.)
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Ecology
  • Texas
  • Texas
Label
Energy metropolis : an environmental history of Houston and the Gulf Coast, edited by Martin V. Melosi and Joseph A. Pratt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-327) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
Control code
891395306
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (353 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822973249
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6zq75v
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891395306
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Energy metropolis : an environmental history of Houston and the Gulf Coast, edited by Martin V. Melosi and Joseph A. Pratt
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-327) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
Control code
891395306
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (353 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822973249
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6zq75v
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)891395306
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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