Fukushima: The Story of a Nuclear Disaster download free [PDF and Ebook] by Edwin Lyman

Fukushima: The Story of a Nuclear Disaster download free [PDF and Ebook] by Edwin Lyman year 2015
  • Book name: Fukushima: The Story of a Nuclear Disaster
  • Author: Edwin Lyman
  • Release date: 2015/5/2
  • Publisher: THE NEW PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Technology and Engineering
  • ISBN: 9781620970843
  • Rating: 7.22 of 10
  • Votes: 87
  • Review by: Henry Peeples
  • Review rating: 7.41 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/2
  • Total pages: 320
  • Includes a PDF summary of 25 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: 'A gripping, suspenseful page-turner' (Kirkus Reviews) with a 'fast-paced, detailed narrative that moves like a thriller' (International Business Times), Fukushima teams two leading experts from the Union of Concerned Scientists, David Lochbaum and Edwin Lyman, with award-winning journalist Susan Q. Stranahan to give us the first definitive account of the 2011 disaster that led to the worst nuclear catastrophe since Chernobyl. Four years have passed since the day the world watched in horror as an earthquake large enough to shift the Earth's axis by several inches sent a massive tsunami toward the Japanese coast and Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, causing the reactors' safety systems to fail and explosions to reduce concrete and steel buildings to rubble. Even as the consequences of the 2011 disaster continue to exact their terrible price on the people of Japan and on the world, Fukushima addresses the grim questions at the heart of the nuclear debate: could a similar catastrophe happen again, and-most important of all-how can such a crisis be averted?
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H53M20S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Asian History, Nuclear Power & Engineering, Environmental Science, Engineering & Technology, Social Impact Of Disasters
  • Available formats: WORD, TXT, DOC, DOCX, PDF, BMP, EPUB, MOBI. Compressed in ZIP, AZW3, BZ2, RAR, TAR.Z, ARC
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 21.48 USD
  • Dimensions: 144.78x223.52x22.86mm
  • Weight: 430.91g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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