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The burning season :the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest

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Book News Annotation:

A well-researched and deftly written account of the life and times of Mendes, the Brazilian rubber tapper and grass-roots environmentalist who was murdered in 1988 by ranchers intent on their short term gain.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395523940
Subtitle:
(the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest )
Author:
Revkin, Andrew
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Rain forests
Subject:
Conservationists
Subject:
Deforestation
Subject:
Rain forest conservation
Subject:
Rain forests -- Amazon River Region.
Subject:
Rain forests -- Brazil.
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 301-310.
Series Volume:
1405-A
Publication Date:
1990
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
317 p., 16 p. of plates

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