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IN THE NUCLEAR SHADOW (DEC ARCHIVE)

IN THE NUCLEAR SHADOW (DEC ARCHIVE)

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This is a list of books about nuclear are non-fiction books which relate to uranium mining, nuclear weapons and/or nuclear power.. American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer (); The Angry Genie: One Man's Walk Through the Nuclear Age (); The Atom Besieged: Extraparliamentary Dissent in France and Germany (). Building on the successful publication of Maralinga: the Anangu Story by Yalata and Oak Valley Communities with Christobel Mattingley (Allen & Unwin Australia ), is the new release Maralinga’s Long Shadow: Yvonne’s Story. The book has been very well received and is shortlisted for the Educational Publishing Awards in the Secondary Student Resource – Junior English.

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BOOK REVIEW - FULL BODY BURDEN: Growing Up In the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats Jake Shannon This book is a must read for anyone that grew up in the Arvada, Broomfield, and Westminster area of Colorado. Full Body Burden is a haunting work of narrative nonfiction about a young woman, Kristen Iversen, growing up in a small Colorado town close to Rocky Flats, a secret nuclear weapons plant once designated "the most contaminated site in America." It's the story of a childhood and adolescence in the shadow of the Cold War, in a landscape at once startlingly beautiful and - unknown to those who lived .


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Full Body Burden is the story of a childhood and adolescence in the shadow of the Cold War, in a landscape at once startlingly beautiful and--unknown to those who lived there--tainted with invisible yet deadly particles of plutonium.

It's also a book about the destructive power of secrets- Cited by: 7. Book Summary A narrative report by a woman who grew up near the Rocky Flats nuclear weapons facility describes the secrets that dominated her Author: Kristen Iversen.

Iversen's new book, Full Body Burden: Growing up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats, is in part a memoir about her troubled family, and also an. It's the story of a childhood and adolescence in the shadow of the Cold War, in a landscape at once startlingly beautiful and—unknown to those who lived there—tainted with invisible yet deadly particles of plutonium.

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FREE Shipping on /5(21). Full Body Burden is the story of a childhood and adolescence in the shadow of the Cold War, in a landscape at once startlingly beautiful and--unknown to those who lived there--tainted with invisible yet deadly particles of plutonium.

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It's also a book about the destructive power of secrets--both family and government. Full Body Burden is the story of a childhood and adolescence in the shadow of the Cold War, in a landscape at once startlingly beautiful and--unknown to those who lived there--tainted with invisible yet deadly particles of plutonium.

It's also a book about the destructive power of secrets--both family and government.4/5(11). Full Body Burden is the story of a childhood and adolescence in the shadow of the Cold War, in a landscape at once startlingly beautiful and–unknown to those who lived there–tainted with invisible yet deadly particles of plutonium.

It’s also a book about the destructive power of secrets. Appears in 84 books from More Page V-9 - Taking into account the state of technology, the economics of improvements in relation to benefits to the public health and safety, and other societal and socioeconomic considerations, and (3) In relation to utilization of nuclear energy in the public interest.

“An intimate and deeply human memoir that shows why we should all be concerned about nuclear safety, and the dangers of ignoring science in the name of national security.”—Rebecca Skloot, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks A shocking account of the government’s attempt to conceal the effects of the toxi.

Being a conspirator is draining and requires a lifetime of effort — just ask Kristen Iverson, author of “Fully Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats.” Iverson’s new book is a carefully researched and crafted investigation of her own life growing up on the rolling plains of the apron of the Colorado foothills and downwind from the infamous Rocky Flats Nuclear Weapons Plant.

Full Body Burden is the story of a childhood and adolescence in the shadow of the Cold War, in a landscape at once startlingly beautiful and--unknown to those who lived there--tainted with invisible yet deadly particles of plutonium. It's also a book about the destructive power of secrets.

"Iversen's carefully pruned memoir layers the story of the Rocky Flats nuclear weapons plant in Colorado, a cold-war darling that made plutonium triggers, over her life in its 'nuclear shadow.' Her greatest feat, beyond her clear exposition of decades of scientific mismanagement, is to explain our capacity to ignore what seems too deeply embedded to fix.".

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Full Body Burden is Kristen Iversen’s story of growing up in a small Colorado town in the shadow of Rocky Flats, a secret nuclear weapons plant. It is also a story about the destructive power of secrets — family secrets and government secrets — and the cost of deception.

Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats. By Kristen Iversen. Broadway Books,pp. Publication Date: June 4, Other Editions of This Title: Digital Audiobook (6/4/) Compact Disc (6/5/) Hardcover (6/5/) Compact Disc (6/5/).

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