Venomous Earth

Venomous Earth

How Arsenic Caused the World's Worst Mass Poisoning

Book - 2005
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McMillan Palgrave
Venomous Earth is the story of the worst chemical disaster in history. It starts in Ancient Greece, touches down in today's North America and takes in William Morris, alchemy, farming, medicine, mining and a cosmetic that killed two popes.
The history, chemistry, biology, geology and politics of the most notorious of all poisons.


Holtzbrinck
The history, chemistry, biology, geology and politics of the most notorious of all poisons.


Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Macmillan, 2005
ISBN: 9781403944993
1403944997
Characteristics: xiv, 192 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 20 cm

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