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The Resource The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest, Andrew Revkin

The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest, Andrew Revkin

Label
The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest
Title
The burning season
Title remainder
the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Revkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A well-written and sympathetic biography of the late Chico Mendes, leader of the Acre rubber tappers who was assassinated in Dec. 1988. Uses biographical format successfully to probe the wider economic, social, and political questions of Amazonian development. Excellent for classroom use"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.
Biography type
individual biography
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218880
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 333.7516092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Summary URI
http://www.loc.gov/hlas/
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest
Label
The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest, Andrew Revkin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [301]-310)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm21335871
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
317 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780395523940
Lccn
90004413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21335871
  • (Sirsi) a1289408
Label
The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest, Andrew Revkin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [301]-310)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm21335871
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
317 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780395523940
Lccn
90004413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21335871
  • (Sirsi) a1289408

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