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Midnight in Chernobyl : the untold story of the world's greatest nuclear disaster / Adam Higginbotham.

Higginbotham, Adam, (author.).

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  • 12 of 14 copies available at Sage Library System.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District. (Show)

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Summary:

Draws on twenty years of research, recently declassified files, and interviews with survivors in an account of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster that also reveals how propaganda and secrets have created additional dangers.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 363.1799 HIG 2019 (Text) 33892100588855 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 02/26/2019 Available -
Baker Huntington Branch 363.1799 .H635m 2019 (Text) 37814003476166 NON-FICTION - NEW Book None 09/06/2019 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande 363.179 H635 (Text) 35178001755365 Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 05/10/2019 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande 363.179 H635 (Text) 35178001778912 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 02/26/2020 Available -
Fossil City Library 363.17/99094777 (Text) 37830000065026 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 02/06/2020 Checked out 01/21/2021
Harney County Library 363.17 HIGGI (Text) 37720000590299 Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 08/13/2019 Available -
Hermiston Public Library 363.17 HIG (Text) 37838000461160 Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 03/26/2019 Available -
Hood River Valley High School Library 363.17 HIG (Text) 33892006113592 NON-FICTION Book Branch_Only_3months 09/18/2019 Available -
Klamath Community College TK1362.U38 H54 2019 (Text) 3760307839 Main Collection Book None 10/17/2019 Available -
Ontario Community Library 363.17 HIGGI (Text) 33330004358240 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 05/01/2019 In transit -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501134616
  • ISBN: 9781501134630
  • ISBN: 1501134612
  • Physical Description: xx, 538 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-517), filmography (page 517), and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part 1. Birth of a city. The Soviet Prometheus -- Alpha, beta, gamma -- Friday, April 25, 5:00 p.m., Pripyat -- Secrets of the peaceful atom -- Friday, April 25, 11:55 p.m., Unit Control Room Number Four -- Saturday, April 26, 1:28 a.m., Paramilitary Fire Station Number Two -- Saturday, 1:30 a.m., Kiev ; Saturday, 6:15 a.m., Pripyat -- Sunday, April 27, Pripyat -- Part 2. Death of an empire. The cloud -- The China Syndrome -- The battle of Chernobyl -- Inside Hospital Number Six -- The liquidators -- The investigation -- The sarcophagus -- The forbidden zone -- The trial -- The elephant's foot -- A tomb for Valery Khodemchuk.
Summary, etc.:
Draws on twenty years of research, recently declassified files, and interviews with survivors in an account of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster that also reveals how propaganda and secrets have created additional dangers.
Subject: Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobyl╩╣, Ukraine, 1986.
Nuclear power plants > Accidents > Ukraine > Chornobyl╩╣.

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