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From Energy Dreams to Nuclear Nightmares

Lessons from the Anti-nuclear Power Movement in the 1970s

by Horace Herring

  • 219 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Jon Carpenter Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Demonstrations & protest movements,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Nuclear power industries,
  • Science,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Science / Environmental Science,
  • 20th century,
  • Antinuclear movement,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Nuclear energy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsProfessor David Elliott (Preface)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8727475M
    ISBN 101897766998
    ISBN 109781897766996
    OCLC/WorldCa61260872

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