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Defending the indefensible

Jock McCulloch

Defending the indefensible

the global asbestos industry and its fight for survival

by Jock McCulloch

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asbestos industry -- History -- 20th century,
  • Asbestos industry -- Health aspects,
  • Asbestos industry -- Corrupt practices

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJock McCulloch and Geoffrey Tweedale.
    ContributionsTweedale, Geoffrey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9585.A65 M36 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 325 p. ;
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23145882M
    ISBN 100199534853
    ISBN 109780199534852
    LC Control Number2008298305

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