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    • The People's Republic of Chemicals

    • By: William J. Kelly, Chip Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Keith Brown
    • Length: 10 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Maverick environmental writers William J. Kelly and Chip Jacobs follow up their acclaimed Smogtown with a provocative examination of China’s ecological calamity already imperiling a warming planet. Toxic smog most people figured was obsolete needlessly kills as many there as the 9/11 attacks every day, while sometimes Grand Canyon-sized drifts of industrial particles aloft on the winds rain down ozone and waterway-poisoning mercury in America. Vivid, gonzo prose blends first-person reportage with exhaustive research and a sense of karma, describing the horror of "Cancer Villages", spellbinding "peasant revolts" against cancer-spreading plants, and much more....

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    • Unknown Los Angeles (2009): Los Angeles Times Festival of Books
    • By: Chip Jacobs, Frances Dinkelspiel, D. J. Waldie
    • Narrated by: William Deverell
    • Length: 58 mins
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    The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books began in 1996 with a simple goal: to bring together the people who create books with the people who love to read them. The festival was an immediate success and has become the largest and most prestigious book festival in the country, attracting more than 130,000 book lovers each year.

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