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"Michael Mix's Leaded very clearly shows us how it once was to live in a land where the rights of businesses to take from the land surmounted the rights of the people to live in safety and health upon it, and from it we should take heed lest it someday be visited upon us again."

John E. Riutta, The Well-Read Naturalist


"In intricate detail, Mix documents a toxic history that helped put standards in place today to ensure history doesn't repeat itself."

Jennifer K. Bauer

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