Moment in the sun; a report on the deteriorating quality of the American environment [by] Robert Rienow and Leona Train Rienow.

; Rienow, Leona Train, author
New York, Dial Press, 1967.

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Other Authors Rienow, Leona Train,
Subjects Conservation of natural resources -- United States.
Conservation of natural resources.
Ecology -- United States.
Environment -- United States.
Human ecology.
Social Conditions -- United States.
Social conditions
United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-
United States.
Description xii, 286 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date 1967.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-275).
Also issued online.
Summary Critical analysis of what we have done and are doing to our natural resources.
Contents Perspective -- Zenith -- Shadows at noon -- The hidden price -- Stoking stomachs -- The devouring of our environment -- Ecology -- the relentless science -- Space and sprawl -- The great American thirst -- Ravished wonders -- Flight into eternity -- One tarnished standard of living -- The city syndrome -- The ultimate horror -- a septic world -- 38 cigarettes a day -- Crisis in beauty -- The redemption of beauty -- The destruction of ourselves -- Noise, nerves, and neurotics -- Our rising standard of poisons -- The death of dignity -- The great hoax -- Growth, greed, and gung ho -- To the rescue: the seas! -- To the rescue: the sciences! -- Prolonging our moment in the sun.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)262071
(OCoLC)ocm00262071
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Rienow, Robert, 1907-1989.
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