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Windscale 1957

Anatomy of a Nuclear Accident

  • Authors
  • Lorna Arnold

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. Lorna Arnold
    Pages 1-7
  3. Lorna Arnold
    Pages 8-18
  4. Lorna Arnold
    Pages 19-41
  5. Lorna Arnold
    Pages 42-59
  6. Lorna Arnold
    Pages 60-76
  7. Lorna Arnold
    Pages 98-123
  8. Lorna Arnold
    Pages 124-135
  9. Lorna Arnold
    Pages 136-153
  10. Lorna Arnold
    Pages 154-160
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 161-235

About this book

Introduction

The aim of this book is to set the 1957 Windscale accident in its historical context in the immediate post-war period and the early days of the Cold War, to describe the event and its consequences and to evaluate it from the vantage point of 1990.

Keywords

anatomy assessment atomic bomb Cold War media nuclear war

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