Chernobyl and Three Mile Island: The History and Legacy of The World’s Most…



*Includes pictures
*Includes accounts of the accidents by survivors, workers, and residents
*Includes bibliographies for further reading
*Includes a table of contents

Uranium is best known for the destructive power of the atom bombs, which ushered in the nuclear era at the end of World War II, but given the effectiveness of nuclear power, plants like those at Three Mile Island in Pennsylvania were constructed to generate energy for Americans during the second half of the 20th century. While…



Social Theory

Pub Date : 2009-07-09 | Author : Hans Joas | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781316102084
ISBN 13 : 1316102084

Social theory is the theoretical core of the social sciences, clearly distinguishable from political theory and cultural analysis. This book offers a unique overview of the develop..


Thrawn Janet

Pub Date : 2018-03-01 | Author : Robert Louis Stevenson | Publisher : Seltzer Books via PublishDrive

ISBN 10 : 9781455359578
ISBN 13 : 1455359572

Classic short story. According to Wikipedia: "Robert Louis (Balfour) Stevenson ( 1850 - 1894), was a Scottish novelist, poet, and travel writer, and a leading representative of Neo..


Applications Of Inorganic Mass Spectrometry

Pub Date : 2001-08-27 | Author : J. R. de Laeter | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 0471345393
ISBN 13 : 9780471345398

A thorough assessment of the applications of inorganic mass spectrometry Mass spectrometry is a powerful analytical technique used to identify unknown compounds, to quantify known ..


Little Women And Werewolves

Pub Date : 2010-05-04 | Author : Louisa May Alcott | Publisher : Del Rey

ISBN 10 : 0345522621
ISBN 13 : 9780345522627

A literary landmark—the original, suppressed draft of the classic novel! Little Women is a timeless classic. But Louisa May Alcott’s first draft—before her editor sunk his te..


Nuclear Safety In Light Water Reactors

Pub Date : 2012 | Author : Bal Raj Sehgal | Publisher : Academic Press

ISBN 10 : 9780123884466
ISBN 13 : 0123884462

This vital reference is the only one-stop resource on how to assess, prevent, and manage severe nuclear accidents in the light water reactors (LWRs) that pose the most risk to the ..


In Your Computer

Pub Date : 2014-04-27 | Author : Domenico Quaranta | Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN 10 : 9781291854046
ISBN 13 : 1291854045

«There is this hacker slogan: “We love your computer.” We also get inside people's computers. And we are honored to be in somebody's computer. You are very close to a person w..


U S Nuclear Engineering Education

Pub Date : 1990-01-15 | Author : Committee on Nuclear Engineering Education | Publisher : National Academies Press

ISBN 10 : 9780309536776
ISBN 13 : 0309536774

Given current downward trends in graduate and undergraduate enrollment in the nuclear engineering curriculum, there is a fundamental concern that there will not be enough nuclear e..


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