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Fukushima the story of a nuclear disaster by David A. Lochbaum

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Published .
Written in English


  • Accidents,
  • Nuclear power plants,
  • Fukushima Nuclear Disaster, Japan, 2011

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDavid Lochbaum, Edwin Lyman, Susan Q. Stranahan, and The Union of Concerned Scientists
ContributionsLyman, Edwin S. (Edwin Stuart), Stranahan, Susan Q., Union of Concerned Scientists
LC ClassificationsTK1365.J3 L63 2014
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 309 pages
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26919933M
ISBN 101595589082
ISBN 109781595589088
LC Control Number2013035284

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