Pollution and Reform in American Cities: 1870-1930

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University of Texas Press, 1980 - Medical - 212 pages

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The American Response
The Smoke Problem in
The AntiNoise Campaign 18931932

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Martin V. Melosi is Distinguished University Professor of History and director of the Center for Public History at the University of Houston. He is the author or editor of fourteen books, including "Energy Metropolis: An Environmental History of Houston and the Gulf Coast; Garbage in the Cities: Refuse, Reform, and the Environment;" and "Effluent America: Cities, Industry, Energy, and the Environment,

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