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It was December 3, 1984. In the ancient city of Bhopal, a cloud of toxic gas escaped from an American pesticide plant, killing and injuring thousands of people. When the noxious clouds cleared, the worst industrial disaster in history had taken place. Now, Dominique Lapierre brings the hundreds of characters, conflicts, and adventures together in an unforgettable tale of love and hope. Readers will meet the poetry-loving factory worker who unleashes the apocalypse, the young Indian bride who was to be married that terrible night, and the doctors who died that night saving others. It is a gripping, fascinating account that is already mesmerizing readers around the world.

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In the ancient city of Bhopal, toxic gas escaped from an American pesticide plant, killing thousands. When the noxious clouds cleared, the worst industrial disaster in history had taken place. Now, Lapierre brings the characters, conflicts, and adventures together in an unforgettable tale of love and hope amid disaster.

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ISBN:
9780446530880
Subtitle:
The Epic Story of the World's Deadliest Industrial Disaster
Author:
Lapierre, Dominique
Author:
Moro, Javier
Publisher:
Grand Central Publishing
Location:
New York, NY
Subject:
General
Subject:
India
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection
Subject:
Asia - India
Subject:
Accidents
Subject:
Pesticides industry.
Subject:
Bhopal Union Carbide Plant Disaster, Bhopal, India, 1984.
Subject:
Disasters & Disaster Relief
Subject:
Corporate & Business History
Subject:
Bhopal Union Carbide Plant Disaster, Bhopal,
Subject:
Corporate & Business History - General
Subject:
Asia - India & South Asia
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection - General
Subject:
Pesticides industry -- Accidents -- India.
Subject:
World History - India
Subject:
International
Series Volume:
t. 2
Publication Date:
20020603
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.25 x 1.5 in 1.5 lb

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"Synopsis" by , In the ancient city of Bhopal, toxic gas escaped from an American pesticide plant, killing thousands. When the noxious clouds cleared, the worst industrial disaster in history had taken place. Now, Lapierre brings the characters, conflicts, and adventures together in an unforgettable tale of love and hope amid disaster.
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