GOURLAY, K.A. DAVIS, Stanley Clinton, foreword.
Title: Poisoners of the Sea
Publisher:  Zed Books, London, 1988, ISBN:0862326869
Seller ID: 26959
GOURLAY, K.A. Poisoners of the Sea. Foreword by Stanley Clinton Davis. London : Zed Books, (1988). Pp (4),v-xvi,-256. 8vo, illustrated blue cardcovers. "The pollution of the seas is not principally a scientific or an economic problem. It is a political problem. The behaviour of Governments, corporations and people has to be changed. In admirably clear language, this book shows why." - from the Foreword. Contents: Introduction. Proluge: The Death-Bringers [The Torrey Canyon - The Minamata Fishermen - The Stella Maris - Sellafield 1983 - The Problem States]. Part I. 1. The Oceans and How TheyWork; 2. Humanity and the Sea. Part II. 3. The Black Death: Oil; 4. In the Shit: Sewage; 5. Toxic Technology: Hazardous Chemicals and Heavy Metals; 6 . The Future in Danger: Radioactivity. Part III. 7. Portents and Possibilities. Epilogue: Chernobasel on the Rhine.With bibliography and index. Inscription, some pen notes, else very good. 12.00