Everyone could learn something from this book.
Despite the blur the writer's memories remain clear, drawing on their own experience growing up clean-air challenged as well as delving deep into their research.
The interest in the telling of the story. it's like an airborne version of the movie "Chinatown."
Perhaps the problem is that I got a first edition, and boy, does it need editing! The book is so full of typos, misspellings (e.g. Read morePublished 1 day ago by maryl
I liked this book immensely. Not too technical--nor too "popular." Most of my time in the LA basin has been in the winter--so I never completely understood what all the... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Guy O. Whelchel III
Having grown up in LA county and witnessing the advent of smog and it's impact on our community and our lives, it was a good read. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Steve
Though this type of book is not one I would usually read, I was very pleasantly surprised by this Smogtown. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Paul Harrinon
A vivid history on one of America's recalcitrant environmental problems. This book unravels an exciting real life mystery and shows how policy relevant science can protect health... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Russell R. Dickerson
Especially due to the rising prominence of the smog problem in the United States, as well as all throughout the world, this book does a great job giving a history on how pollution... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Samantha Jacobs
I greatly enjoyed this book because I discovered that I had played a role in this historical saga. From1963 to 1968 I examined the lungs microscopically of over 7000 lab mice that... Read morePublished 21 months ago by murray