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Re: Any Novelists Out There?
I recommend "ZODIAC" by Neal Stephenson, a thinly veiled account of
Greenpeace. Contains a good description of PCB's and the chlor-alkali
industry. Lots of fun to read.
http://www.igc.org/icc370 (Stop the Outer Beltway)
At 12:41 PM 8/3/1997 -0400, you wrote:
>All this "by-product utilization" sounds like the
>old activist book I read years ago in highschool
>--- "The Jungle" was written about
>turn-of-the century industrialization, dangerous
>practices, social impacts, and food adulteration.
>In that case, a relatively small group of
>journalist "Muckrakers," including the book's author
>Upton Sinclair, achieved reforms by exposing the
>outrages through extensive media coverage and
>I guess what we need now are some good writers to
>weave all this into a series of romance, action
>and mystery novels. No need to exaggerate.
>Rebecca Leighton Katers
>Clean Water Action Council of N.E. Wisconsin
>2220 Deckner Avenue
>Green Bay, WI 54302