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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Man-made disasters (San Diego, Calif.)
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch J 363.17 MAY (Text) 36880000348980 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon TEEN 363.17 MAY (Text) 36825000537272 Teen Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1590180569
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: San Diego, Calif. : Lucent Books, 2004.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Accidents waiting to happen -- From meltdowns to leaks -- Weapons of mass destruction -- Risky business -- Nuclear 911: rescue and response -- The challenge of preventing nuclear accidents.
Summary, etc.:
Discusses the uses of radioactive substances and the dangers they present, including fallout from nuclear weapons testing, the meltdown at the Chernobyl power plant, and uranium mining accidents.
Subject: Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobylʹ, Ukraine, 1986 > Juvenile literature.
Disasters > Environmental aspects > Juvenile literature.
Nuclear power plants > Accidents > Ukraine > Chernobyl > Juvenile literature.
Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobylʹ, Ukraine, 1986
Nuclear power plants > Accidents.
Radioactive substances.
Disasters.

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