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Chernobyl Record: The Definitive History of the Chernobyl Catastrophe

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The nuclear accident at Chernobyl on April 26, 1986 had a heavy impact on life, health, and the environment. It caused agony to people in the Ukraine, Belarus, and Russia and anxiety far away from these countries. The economic losses and social dislocation were severe in a region already under strain. It is now possible to make more accurate assessments of these effects th ...more
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published May 1st 2000 by CRC Press
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Apr 12, 2020 rated it really liked it
An old Chernobyl book that is superb for its time. Some of the information is now outdated, but I applaud this author's efforts. He made the story of Chernobyl, along with information about Valery Legasov, accessible in the English language.
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Was interesting to read about the accident, lack of information, sarcophagus, and how Russia dealt with it.

Got a little dry and lots of technical info.
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