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Controlled Nuclear Chain Reaction: The First Fifty Years

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Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the first controlled nuclear chain reaction, this book discusses in clearly written language the events that led up to that historical event, the scientific basis for nuclear energy and its various peaceful applications (power, industrial uses, medicine), the development of nuclear power worldwide, and the future of nuclear energy. Thi ...more
Hardcover, 193 pages
Published November 1st 1992 by American Nuclear Society (first published 1992)
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John Bess
Nov 27, 2014 John Bess rated it it was amazing
Excellent summary of the first 50 years of world nuclear power. There is a lot of history and heritage captured in snapshots, paragraphs, and tables. Great basic overview reference before delving into a specific reactor design or period of research.
Nick Black
Sep 22, 2009 Nick Black rated it it was ok
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