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The Legacy of Chernobyl

The Legacy of Chernobyl

by Zhores Medvedev
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393308146

ISBN-13: 9780393308143

Pub. Date: 02/17/1992

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

"A damning history of the Chernobyl affair, from its origins in the plant's primitive design and careless management to the economic and political crisis the accident precipitated." —Clenn Garelik, New York Times Book Review
On the morning of April 26, 1986, a Soviet nuclear plant at Chernobyl (near Kiev) exploded, pouring radioactivity into the environment

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"A damning history of the Chernobyl affair, from its origins in the plant's primitive design and careless management to the economic and political crisis the accident precipitated." —Clenn Garelik, New York Times Book Review
On the morning of April 26, 1986, a Soviet nuclear plant at Chernobyl (near Kiev) exploded, pouring radioactivity into the environment and setting off the worst disaster in the history of nuclear energy. Now a former Soviet scientist gives a comprehensive account of the catastrophe.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393308143
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
02/17/1992
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
378
Sales rank:
622,971
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.84(d)

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