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Perils of the peaceful atom

Richard Curtis

Perils of the peaceful atom

the myth of safe nuclear power plants

by Richard Curtis

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Published by Scientific Book Club in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear industry -- United States,
  • Nuclear power plants -- Accidents,
  • Radioactive pollution

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [258]-268.

    Statementby Richard Curtis and Elizabeth Hogan.
    ContributionsHogan, Elizabeth R.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 274 p. :
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23744557M

    Book Description: Nuclear technology is dual use in nature, meaning that it can be used to produce nuclear energy or to build nuclear weapons. Despite security concerns about proliferation, the United States and other nuclear nations have regularly shared with other countries nuclear technology, materials, and knowledge for peaceful purposes. Perils of the Peaceful Atom (with Elizabeth Hogan), Doubleday () To Walk the Streets Safely (with Congressman James Scheuer), Doubleday () The Case for Extinction (illustrated by Mike Witte), Dial Press ().

    Fact Sheet #7 The Peaceful Atom Page 3 of 8 Insect Control Crop losses caused by insects may amount to more than 10% of the total harvest worldwide, - in some developing countries the figure can be as high as 30%. Stock losses due to tsetse in Africa and screwworm in Mexico have also been sizeable.   Mandala of Vajrabhairava, Ngor Monastery, Tibet, – Once there was a woman who lived inside a rock. She had a husband, a desiccated, barren yogi, who also inhabited the rock and spent his days and nights in meditation, striving for liberation from earthly existence; he never touched his wife, whom he had created out of his own imagination.

    Ten years ago, the authors published Perils of the Peaceful Atom (Doubleday, ) issuing a call for shutting down the nuclear industry. They state the following: Unfortunately, some of our Author: Myles Dauterive.   The attitude of the agribusiness companies did not help. They were as arrogant about their new "miracle" foods as the nuclear power industry had been about the "peaceful" atom in the s. The biotech scientists in the big universities made the /5(5).


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Millions of books Out-of-print, rare and collectable Find yours now!. All other books of America's creation skip over the period after Yorktown and go straight to the period after the Constitution was written(a few books tell about the writing of the Constitution). This book is about the period after Yorktown to the writting of the peace treaty that ended the war/5(36).The Perils of Peace provides a comprehensive and fascinating look at the pivotal years after Yorktown on which the fate of the newly formed United States hung.

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Country of Publication: United States Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books [, c] Description: xxii, p. illus. Language: English LCCN: MeSH: Nuclear Energy.