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The Resource A civil action, Jonathan Harr

A civil action, Jonathan Harr

Label
A civil action
Title
A civil action
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Harr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young Boston trial lawyer is drawn into a case involving two industrial chemical plants and a cluster of childhood leukemia victims that is to encompass nine difficult years and bring him to near bankruptcy
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction, 1995.
Awards note
Winner, National Book Critics Circle Award for nonfiction.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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154542
Cataloging source
EXR
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Harr, Jonathan
Dewey number
  • 346.73038
  • 347.30638
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Anderson, Anne
  • Schlichtmann, Jan
  • W.R. Grace & Co.
  • Trials (Toxic torts)
  • Groundwater
  • Drinking water
  • Liability for water pollution damages
Target audience
adult
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a real-life legal thriller
Label
A civil action, Jonathan Harr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 495-500)
Control code
ocm35587711
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
502 p.
Isbn
9780679772675
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map
System control number
(Sirsi) ABM-1463
Label
A civil action, Jonathan Harr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 495-500)
Control code
ocm35587711
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
502 p.
Isbn
9780679772675
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map
System control number
(Sirsi) ABM-1463

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