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Marc Reisner worked for many years at the Natural Resources Defense Council. In 1979, he received an Alicia J. Patterson Journalism Fellowship and began the research for Cadillac Desert, which was a National Book Critics Circle Award nominee, the subject of a PBS television series, and was included in the Modern Library's list of the Twentieth Century's 100 Best Nonfiction Books in English. He was also the author of Game Wars. Reisner died in 2000.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: California History, California Social conditions, California Environmental conditions, Disasters California Forecasting