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

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. New York : Macmillan, (1973). Pp 301. 8vo, green cloth. Written in the wake of the Torrey Canyon and the Santa Barbara disasters, marine engineer Potter considers the environmental and political costs of large scale oil spills. 1. "Standing Into Danger": The S.S. Torrey CanyonStranding. 2 "Doomed!": The S.S. Ocean Eagle Disaster; 3. "Not a Great Day ": The M.S. General Colocotronis Stranding; 4. "Problem Platform": The Santa Barbara Channel Disaster; 5. Conclusion: Antigods and Stillers of the Sea. Ex-library, in dustjacket. 15.00

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

Author Name: POTTER, Jeffrey

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Macmillan, New York, 1973,:

Seller ID: 29869

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