Now we have to make sure that each person knows the facts with which to make wise decisions.
She enlivens while she informs, and manages a rare feat, able to clearly elucidate detailed scientific concepts clearly, without oversimplifying.
WHEN SMOKE RAN LIKE WATER Devra Davis, Basic Books, New York, 2002 Who was your very best professor ever?
This is an indictment of corporate polluters by an EPA insider who has seen it all. The seemingly endless legal maneuverings, the depositions that took years, the delaying tactics... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Larry Barton
Amazing read! It's not good because it's based on mostly facts and I love how it's so detailed I'd deffinitly recommend it to anyone no matter what their taste in books!Published 1 month ago by marie
Very good read, still relevant. The intro and conclusion really speak a lot to me. I would recommend for anyone who has ever thought about Global Warming.Published 15 months ago by Oliver
The book is a well-told story of how the U.S. clean air laws come about despite fierce opposition from many large corporations. Read morePublished 17 months ago by John C. Williams
Davis, Devra - When Smoke Ran Like Water - Tales of Environmental Deception and the Battle Against Pollution - 2002
Basic Books; 387 Park Avenue South, N.Y., N.Y. Read more
Like Dr Davis, I grew up in a town where citizens were poisoned. Dr Davis account of industry poisoning the environment intentionally validated my experience. Read morePublished on January 14, 2013 by Lesley
THIS IS A VERY INYELLIGENT AUTHOR, SHE KNOWS WHAT SHE IS WRITING ABOUT. 5 STARS. CHAS. MULLENPublished on August 6, 2011 by CHARLIE M
Devra Davis' in depth analysis of air pollution offers an enlightening view of the affects of pollution and its impact on the environment and health.Published on July 6, 2010 by EnSciGi