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Mott, Lawrie

Overview
Works: 16 works in 32 publications in 1 language and 1,075 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HD1739.A17, 333.9100978
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lawrie Mott
Pesticide alert : a guide to pesticides in fruits and vegetables by Lawrie Mott( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the potentially harmful residues of pesticides found in the twenty-six most commonly purchased fruits and vegetables
Harvest of hope : the potential for alternative agriculture to reduce pesticide use by Jennifer Curtis( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After silent spring : the unsolved problems of pesticide use in the United States by Jennifer Curtis( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cadillac desert : the American west and its disappearing water by Marc Reisner( Recording )

4 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the American West is the story of a relentless quest for a precious resource: water. It is a tale of rivers diverted and dammed, of political corruptions and intrigue, of billion-dollar battles over water rights, of ecologic and economic disaster. In Cadillac Desert, Marc Reisner writes of the earliest settlers, lured by the promise of of paradise, and of the ruthless tactics employed by Los Angeles politicians and business interests to ensure the city's growth. He documents the bitter rivalry between two government giants, the Bureau of Reclamation and the US Army Corps of Engineers, in the competition to transform the West. Based on more than a decade of research, Cadillac Desert is a stunning expose
Pesticides in food : what the public needs to know by Lawrie Mott( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contaminated catch : the public health threat from toxics in fish by Amy Kyle( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our children at risk : the 5 worst environmental threats to their health by Lawrie Mott( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the extra vulnerability of children to environmental hazards and the growing evidence of a link between pollution and childhood illnesses. Makes recommendations at both the policy and personal levels for protecting children
Trouble on the farm : growing up with pesticides in agricultural communities by Gina Solomon( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handle with care : children and environmental carcinogens by Lawrie Mott( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of breath : children's health and air pollution in Southern California by Veronica Kun( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cadillac desert : the American West and its disappearing water by Marc Reisner( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This history of water rights in the American West focuses on the political corruption and intrigue, including the rivalry between the Bureau of Reclamation and the U.s. Army Corps of Engineers
Pesticide reregistration : an evaluation of EPA's progress by Lawrie Mott( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pesticide residues : swallowing the government's line by Al Meyerhoff( )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pesticide alert : watch out! The price you pay for a plump tomato in February or that perfect apple may be a dose of cancer-causing pesticide by Lawrie Mott( )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Another man's poison : pesticides, cancer, and you by Albert H Meyerhoff( )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cadillac Desert, Revised and Updated Edition : The American West and Its Disappearing Water by Marc Reisner( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The story of the American West is the story of a relentless quest for a precious resource: water. It is a tale of rivers diverted and dammed, of political corruptions and intrigue, of billion-dollar battles over water rights, of ecologic and economic disaster. In Cadillac Desert, Marc Reisner writes of the earliest settlers, lured by the promise of of paradise, and of the ruthless tactics employed by Los Angeles politicians and business interests to ensure the city's growth. He documents the bitter rivalry between two government giants, the Bureau of Reclamation and the US Army Corps of Engineers, in the competition to transform the West.Based on more than a decade of research, Cadillac Desert is a stunning expose? and a dramatic, intriguing history of the creation of Eden--an Eden that may be only a mirage
 
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Cadillac desert : the American West and its disappearing water
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