Books by William Rathje

Released: July 1, 1992

"And so on and on—in a refreshing treatment of a subject not usually associated with refreshment. (Line drawings throughout.)"
Twenty years ago, Rathje founded the Univ. of Arizona's Garbage Project, a program in which students sample, sort, and tabulate the awful offal collected from selected households, landfills, and other repositories of garbage, making comparisons on the basis of time, social class, and other variables. Read full book review >