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The Resource Poisoned air : Bhopal, India, by Meish Goldish

Poisoned air : Bhopal, India, by Meish Goldish

Label
Poisoned air : Bhopal, India
Title
Poisoned air
Title remainder
Bhopal, India
Statement of responsibility
by Meish Goldish
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One night in December 1984, the residents of Bhopal, India, woke up suddenly, gasping for breath. Aziza Sultan's room was filled with a white cloud: "I heard people shouting, 'Run! Run!' Then I started coughing. It seemed as if I was breathing in fire. My eyes were burning." What was causing this unbelievable horror? Poisoned Air: Bhopal, Indiatraces the tragic story of a city in India that became exposed to a deadly gas called methyl isocyanate, or MIC. Fascinating photos of the actual events, maps, and fact boxes enrich the compelling text. The personal and heart-breaking story will grip and inspire young readers
Member of
Summary
Describes a poisonous gas leak at a pesticide factory in India in 1984 and the damage it did, much of it from a lack of advance disaster preparation, and details responses to the problem
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10620970
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.17/9109543
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Age 5 to 8
LC call number
HD7269.C452
LC item number
I52427 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
960
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Eco-disasters
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Bhopal, India
Label
Poisoned air : Bhopal, India, by Meish Goldish
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Night of horror -- A cloud of poison -- Business gone bad -- Cutting back on safety -- A huge explosion -- Panic at the plant -- Confusion at the hospitals -- From bad to worse -- Attending to the dead -- Who's to blame? -- Ignoring the problem -- The nightmare continues -- Fixing the future
Control code
ocn975270123
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781684022212
Lccn
2017005093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)975270123
Label
Poisoned air : Bhopal, India, by Meish Goldish
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Night of horror -- A cloud of poison -- Business gone bad -- Cutting back on safety -- A huge explosion -- Panic at the plant -- Confusion at the hospitals -- From bad to worse -- Attending to the dead -- Who's to blame? -- Ignoring the problem -- The nightmare continues -- Fixing the future
Control code
ocn975270123
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781684022212
Lccn
2017005093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)975270123

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