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Midnight in Chernobyl : the untold story of the world's greatest nuclear disaster / Adam Higginbotham.

Higginbotham, Adam, (author.).
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  • 14 of 38 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Culver-Union Township Public Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver.

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5 current holds with 38 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 363.1799094777 HIGGINBOTHAM (Text) 34304000919044 Adult - Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501134616
  • ISBN: 1501134612
  • Physical Description: xx, 538 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [491]-517) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The Soviet Prometheus -- Alpha, beta, and gamma -- Friday, April 25, 5:00 p.m., Pripyat -- Secrets of the peaceful atom -- Friday, April 25, 11:55 p.m., unit control room number four -- Saturday, April 26, 1:28 a.m., paramilitary fire station number two -- Saturday, 1:30 a.m., Kiev -- Saturday, 6:15 a.m., Pripyat -- Sunday, April 27, Pripyat -- The cloud -- The China syndrome -- The battle of Chernobyl -- Inside hospital number six -- The liquidators -- The investigation -- The sarcophagus -- The forbidden zone -- The trial -- The elephant's foot -- A tomb for Valery Khodemchuk.
Summary, etc.:
Draws on twenty years of research, recently declassified files, and interviews with survivors in an account of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster that also reveals how propaganda and secrets have created additional dangers.
Subject: Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobyl╩╣, Ukraine, 1986.
Nuclear power plants > Accidents > Ukraine.
Genre: Nonfiction

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