Books tagged: chernobyl

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20th Century Nuclear Power Plant Accidents: 1986 Chernobyl Accident and Radioactive Release (Chornobyl Atomic Power Station) USSR, Health Consequences, Cesium, Iodine, Thyroid Cancer, Lessons
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,570. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
The 1986 radiation accident at the Chernobyl Atomic Power Station in the Ukraine is fully covered in this authoritative collection of official documents with details about the accident and its aftermath, including the health consequences, the release of radioactive cesium and iodine, thyroid cancer, containment of the destroyed Unit 4 reactor, American reaction and response, and much more.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Medical Consequences of Nuclear Warfare: Radiation, Radionuclide Contamination, Power Plant Accidents, Chernobyl (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 127,690. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This authoritative textbook produced by the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute in Bethesda, Maryland provides a thorough and comprehensive description of every facet of radiation injury and treatment, not limited only to nuclear warfare.
Complete Guide to the Three Worst Nuclear Power Plant Accidents: Fukushima 2011, Three Mile Island 1979, and Chernobyl 1986 - Authoritative Coverage of Radiation Releases and Effects
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Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 506,850. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The three major nuclear power plant accidents - Fukushima Daiichi in 2011, Three Mile Island in 1979, and Chernobyl in 1986 - are fully covered in this authoritative collection of official reports, with over 1,300 pages.
Quatre priorités pour 2012 (2)
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You set the price! Words: 1,460. Language: French. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Après avoir défini la première priorité pour 2012 - un investissement massif dans l'école primaire - passons à la deuxième : sortir du nucléaire. Au préalable, le « nucléaire », c'est quoi ? Descriptif du processus de la fission nucléaire. Pourquoi sortir du nucléaire ? Descriptif de la double menace : accidents nucléaires, déchets radioactifs.
High
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,330. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Minnow Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Do you believe in a god? Do you believe in spirituality? Do you believe that when you look up into the sky and see an aircraft flying fast and high that is going to explode in mid-air right before your eyes? If you answered YES to all of the above, then the Church of the Higher We is waiting to recruit you. But no-one said that the path of faith would be an easy one to follow...
Night on Fire
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Series: Casey Collins Counterterrorism Thrillers. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,170. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
U.S. Foreign Service officer Casey Collins is in Denmark to locate black market Stinger missiles. The search draws her into a deadly war between rival motorcycle gangs. Her partner in the Stinger project is caught in the crossfire and Casey stands exposed in the fiery blaze of a midnight sun. A dark net from Denmark to the volatile capitals of Eastern Europe tightens around her.
East Past Warsaw
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Series: Casey Collins Counterterrorism Thrillers. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,950. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
From twilight in the parking lot at Dulles Airport to a sunlit afternoon in a Belarus orchard, the action winds breathlessly eastward as Casey Collins and her small band of unlikely cohorts struggle to contain a nuclear evil let loose when the Cold War ended. En route to Berlin for an international conference, a crushing series of events force Casey into the field to risk all she holds dear.
Undeparted
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 87,450. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
There are those that move amongst us hidden in plain sight, some good, some evil that influence events in such ways that they always remain unnoticed. They have returned bearing the Mark and compete for our souls. Undeparted is a modern tale of good versus evil, woven around the most remarkable stories from history and folklore including murderous subplots and forgotten arcane knowledge revealed.
No Place for an Honest Woman
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Series: Casey Collins Counterterrorism Thrillers. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Junior diplomat Kathryn “Casey” Collins sits in Cold War Poland. In April 1986, she's a sitting duck. East Bloc spies are trying to trick secrets from her. Gaddafi's terrorist surrogates are killing Americans in Europe as the US Air Force readies its bombers to raid Libya. Chernobyl's meltdown will soon shower her with radioactive fallout. Casey must choose sides. A wrong decision means death.
Sarcophagus
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Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 33,440. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The Sarcophagus, the reinforced shell that locks away the heart of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, is on the verge of collapse, and the giant construction project required to avert disaster has ground to a halt. Dr Victoria Cox must return to the Zone of Alienation to find out why. As shadows stir to life, and madness engulfs the Zone, she finds that there is a terrible price to pay for the truth.