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Atomic America

Todd Tucker

Atomic America

by Todd Tucker

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Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear reactor accidents -- Idaho -- Idaho Falls -- History -- 20th century,
  • Nuclear industry -- Military aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Idaho Falls (Idaho) -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Todd Tucker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK1345.I2 T83 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16752530M
    ISBN 10141654433X
    ISBN 109781416544333
    LC Control Number2008013842
    OCLC/WorldCa218189183

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