The Resource The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest, Andrew Revkin

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

Label
The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest
Title
The burning season
Title remainder
the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Revkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A well-written and sympathetic biography of the late Chico Mendes, leader of the Acre rubber tappers who was assassinated in Dec. 1988. Uses biographical format successfully to probe the wider economic, social, and political questions of Amazonian development. Excellent for classroom use"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Revkin, Andrew
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
SD411.52.M46
LC item number
R48 1990
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SD411.52.M46R48
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mendes, Chico
  • Mendes, Chico
  • Mendes, Chico
  • Conservationists
  • Rain forest conservation
  • Rain forest conservation
  • Deforestation
  • Deforestation
  • Rain forests
  • Rain forests
  • Conservationists
  • Deforestation
  • Rain forest conservation
  • Rain forests
  • Brandrodung
  • Tropischer Regenwald
  • Mord
  • Amazon River Region
  • Brazil
  • Brasilien
Summary URI
http://www.loc.gov/hlas
Label
The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest, Andrew Revkin
Link
https://archive.org/details/burningseasonmur00revk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-310)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
317 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780395523940
Lccn
90004413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)21335871
Label
The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest, Andrew Revkin
Link
https://archive.org/details/burningseasonmur00revk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [301]-310)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
317 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780395523940
Lccn
90004413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)21335871

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