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Scorched earth : legacies of chemical warfare in Vietnam / Fred A. Wilcox ; photographs by Brendan B. Wilcox.

Wilcox, Fred. (Author).
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Public Library of Johnston County and Smithfield 615.9 Wil (Text) 38950610746952 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781609801380 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: vi, 228 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: A Seven Stories Press 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Seven Stories Press, c2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-215) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Ecocide -- Transformations -- Promises -- Sprayed and betrayed -- A lucky man -- Generations -- Jurisprudence -- The last family -- The realm -- Free fire zone -- Chemical children -- Evidence room -- Letters don't lie.
Summary, etc.: "Scorched Earth is the first book to chronicle the effects of chemical warfare on the Vietnamese people and their environment, where, even today, more than 3 million people--including 500,000 children--are sick and dying from birth defects, cancer, and other illnesses that can be directly traced to Agent Orange/dioxin exposure."--Publisher's description.
Subject: Agent Orange > Health aspects > Vietnam.
Agent Orange > Environmental aspects > Vietnam.
Chemical warfare > Health aspects > Vietnam.
Chemical warfare > Environmental aspects > Vietnam.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > Chemical warfare.
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