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Born under a bad sky

Jeffrey St. Clair

Born under a bad sky

notes from the dark side of the Earth

by Jeffrey St. Clair

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Published by CounterPunch, AK Press in Petrolia, Calif, Oakland, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental policy -- United States -- History -- 21st century,
  • United States -- Environmental conditions -- History -- 21st century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-439) and index.

    StatementJeffrey St. Clair.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE180 .S69 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination459 p. ;
    Number of Pages459
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24102510M
    ISBN 109781904859703
    LC Control Number2007928473

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Born Under a Bad Sky. Enter a world that is part Hieronymus Bosch and part Georgia O’Keefe. This is not only a savage philippic against the foulers of Nature’s temple, but an homage to the planet itself.

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The final section of Born Under a Bad Sky takes the volume far beyond its muckraking beginnings and underpinnings. In doing so, St. Clair has created a classic narrative of writing that simultaneously includes and transcends the best of the travel and nature writing genres.

--from a review.Environmental journalists Jeffrey St. Clair and Joshua Frank take you on a sobering field trip through the danger zones; from the strip mines of Appalachia to last refuge of the grizzly, from the dirty fracking fields to the world’s most dangerous place, the Hanford Nuclear Site in the Pacific Northwest.

Jeffrey St. Clair is co-editor of CounterPunch, author of Born Under a Bad Sky and Been Brown So Long it Looked Green to Me, and co-author of Whiteout: The CIA, Drugs, and the Press.

Joshua Frank is an environmental journalist and co-editor of Red State Rebels: Tales of Grassroots Resistance in the Heartland.