eBook Nuclear Accidents And Disasters, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 143813732X
  • ISBN-13: 9781438137322
  • DDC: 363.17
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 176 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released September 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: New Problems in a New Industry.
2: Troubles at the Chalk River Nuclear Laboratories in Canada.
3: Tests Gone Awry at the National Reactor Testing Station.
4: The Sellafield Facility in the United Kingdom.
5: Highly Technical Problems.
6: Accidents at Fuel-Processing Facilities.
7: Meltdown at Three Mile Island in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
8: The Disaster at Chernobyl, Russia.
Conclusion.
Chronology.
Glossary.
Further Resources.
Index.