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Nuclear Afternoon

True Stories of Atomic Disasters

by Clyde Burleson

  • 122 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Thunder"s Mouth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear issues,
  • Nuclear power industries,
  • Social impact of disasters,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political Science / History & Theory,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8615655M
    ISBN 101560259965
    ISBN 109781560259961
    OCLC/WorldCa123232459

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