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Title:
David, Goliath and the beach-cleaning machine : how a small California town fought an oil giant--and won!
Author:
Wolcott, Barbara.
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Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Sterling, Va. : Capital Books, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
x, 245 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Rizzo's date with destiny -- The beginning of the partnership juggernaut -- The little dig--the peril below -- Conflicts in technology -- Partnerships draw a line in the sand -- The battle for the plan--the EIR -- Rizzo loads his sling with small rocks -- Small town fight in the big leagues -- Corporate coming of age -- Padlocks on the pipelines -- Shootout stalls--sheriff comes to take over -- Strangers muddy paradise -- High noon at Avila Beach -- The cost of a company town -- Truce and consequences--settlement -- The way we were -- Dawn on the battlefield -- Dust, destruction, and dismemberment -- The last good-bye -- Holding hands with heritage -- Rizzo's dolphin calling -- A pebble in the water--ever-widening rings.
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ISBN:
9781931868310
Format :
Book

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