Books tagged: nuclear accident

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Lessons from Fukushima: Relocation and Recovery from Nuclear Catastrophe - Radiological, Chernobyl, Risk Communication, Public Information, Property Compensation, Radiation Dose Range, Dosimeters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,660. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Nuclear, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Radiation
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the objective of this study was to assess lessons the United States can incorporate into its disaster management plans from Japan's experience managing the relocation of communities due to the widespread contamination from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.
Media Interaction With the Public in Emergency Situations: Four Case Studies - Three Mile Island Nuclear Accident, Los Angeles Riots and Rodney King, World Trade Center Bombing, Oklahoma City Bombing
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this interesting study provides an analysis of media coverage of four major emergency situations in the United States and the impact of that coverage on the public.
The Pripyat Syndrome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,910. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by L&L Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
This book recalls the tragic fate of one young woman from Pripyat, as she struggles desperately to save the life of her only son. The vicissitudes of the first days and the first years after the Chernobyl catastrophe are shown vividly and precisely.
Nuclear Weapon Accident Response Procedures (NARP) - Accident Site, Weapon Recovery, Site Remediation, Radiological Hazard and Safety, Medical Issues, Security, Public Affairs
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 92,890. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Manual provides a concept of operations as well as functional information necessary to execute a comprehensive and unified response to a nuclear weapon accident.
Secrets of Fukushima Nuclear Plant Mysteries of Unit 4 Explosions and Conspiracy
Price: $6.60 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Nuclear
As a military and nuclear weapons researcher, the author examines the cause of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant # 4 reactor building explosion. He gathers tiny pieces of evidence from the explosion, then puts them all together revealing the bigger picture that has been concealed from the public: the fabrication of nuclear missiles, participation on the part of Israel, and more.
A-Train
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,370. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What happens when a nuclear train goes off the rails? Every year tons of nuclear waste move across Britain by rail. The specially constructed flasks that contain the radioactive material can withstand every foreseeable shock or collision. But what would happen if something went wrong? Really wrong? A-Train is a chilling novel that confronts that ultimate possibility.
Aftermath
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The bomb dropped - but the world didn't end... Five 200-kiloton warheads explode over Eastern Britain. London is incinerated. Durham is devastated. Aberdeen is blown away. Through a shattered communications network the undamaged West struggles to respond as emergency systems creak into action. Burnt, bewildered, stunned, the survivors crawl from the wreckage into a fractured new world
A Day in the Life of an Atomic Weapons Research Establishment
Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"What you are about to read would be classified Top Secret were it not for the fact I've changed the names, places, events, technology and characters to protect the innocent and guilty alike." It was shaping up to be just another day at Atomic Weapons Research Establishment(Tadcaster) for 18 year old Bill Shilbert but then came the explosion.
Fukushima; Nuclear Disaster on the ring of fire
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Fukushima takes an in-depth look at the March, 2011 nuclear disaster that occurred as a result of one the most powerful earthquakes ever to hit Japan. In his lively and conversational writing style, Sargent puts the tragedy in useful scientific and political context by exploring what led the Japanese to build 55 nuclear power plants on one of the most seismically active locations on Earth.
A Secondhand Dreaming
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,230. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
After witnessing the sacrifice of a newborn baby to the sea, Tez and Mig leave their home and head south. They are looking for a derelict city which might be the source of the ancient power that existed before a nuclear catastrophe wiped out most of the world’s population.