ATOMS AND ASHES: A Global History of Nuclear Disasters
In this work, Plokhy recounts the dramatic history of Three Mile Island and five more accidents that have dogged the nuclear industry in its military and civil incarnations: the disastrous fallout caused by the testing of the hydrogen bomb in the Bikini Atoll in 1954; the Kyshtym nuclear disaster in the USSR; the Windscale fire; Chernobyl; and Fukushima in Japan. Illus.
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