Disaster by Oil : Oil Spills: Why They Happen, What They Do, How We Can EndThem. Paperback Reprint

By: POTTER, Jeffrey

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POTTER, Jeffrey. Disaster by Oil: Oil Spills: Why They Happen, What They Do, How We Can End Them. Calverton, NY : "Reprinted courtesy of Marine Pollution Control / MPC Environmental Services", no date. Pp (10),xi-xii,(2),1-301,(5). 8vo, red card covers. A reprint of the 1973 Macmillan edition. Written in the wake of the Torrey Canyon and the Santa Barbara disasters, marineengineer Potter considers the environmental and political costs of large s cale oil spills. 1. "Standing Into Danger": The S.S. Torrey Canyon Stranding. 2 "Doomed!": The S.S. Ocean Eagle Disaster; 3. "Not a Great Day": The M.S. General Colocotronis Stranding; 4. "Problem Platform": The Santa BarbaraChannel Disaster; 5. Conclusion: Antigods and Stillers of the Sea. Very go od. 15.00

Title: Disaster by Oil : Oil Spills: Why They Happen, What They Do, How We Can EndThem. Paperback Reprint

Author Name: POTTER, Jeffrey

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Marine Pollution Control / MPC Environmental Services, Calverton, NY, 1999,:

Seller ID: 109544

Keywords: NAUTICAL MERCANTILE TANKER SHIPWRECKS ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION OIL SHIPPING DISASTERS,