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A Town Called Asbestos: Environmental Contamination, Health, and Resilience in a Resource Community

A Town Called Asbestos: Environmental Contamination, Health, and Resilience in a Resource Community (Hardback)

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This engaging book will appeal to people interested in the town of Asbestos and its complicated past, advocacy groups that work in the area of asbestos regulation, the mining industry, and anyone interested in environmental history, labour history, Canadian history, and the history of health and medicine.

Jessica van Horssen is a senior researcher in the Department of History and Archaeology at the University of Chester, England. Her research mainly focuses on asbestos and environmental health in Canada and along the global commodity chain. She has published in international journals on the community of Asbestos, asbestos-related disease, and changing landscapes in resource communities.

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