Minamata

By: Smith, W. Eugene and Aileen M. Smith (Words and Photographs by)

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192 pages. The renowned effort of photojournalism by the husband-wife team that documents the environmental pollution by a chemical company of the food chain, the fish, which was consumed by the people of Minamata; of the physical effects caused by the mercury poisoning; and of the battle by Minamata against the company and the government. The book was previously owned by the photographer and brewer, Bill Owens, who signed the title page. The dustjacket has a pair of closed tears to the front panel.

Title: Minamata

Author Name: Smith, W. Eugene and Aileen M. Smith (Words and Photographs by)

Categories: Natural History & Resources, Photography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, (Aperture) Grossman Publishers: 1975

ISBN Number: 0-03-013631-8

ISBN Number 13: 9780030136313

Binding: Faux leather

Book Condition: Fine.

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to

Seller ID: 001377

Keywords: W. Eugene Smith photographer minamata Japan environmental mercury pollution poisoning,