Against the fires of hell: the environmental disaster of the Gulf War

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Publishers, 1992 - History - 208 pages
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A dramatic account of the capping of burning oil wells in Kuwait presents a powerful vision of the irreversible damage that has been inflicted upon the planet by modern warfare. 25,000 first printing.

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Hawley recounts the enormous and successful effort to cap the burning Kuwaiti oil wells, then goes on to show that this, the most visible cleanup effort, was only the beginning. He describes the ... Read full review

Contents

Against the Fires of Hell
1
The Fog of Peace
10
Success in the Oil Fields
27
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