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Title Nuclear wastelands : a global guide to nuclear weapons production and its health and environmental effects / by a special commission of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War and the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research ; edited by Arjun Makhijani, Howard Hu, and Katherine Yih.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1995.

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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 666 pages) : illustrations, maps
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 597-640) and index.
Contents A readiness to harm / Arjun Makhijani -- Methodology / Arjun Makhijani and Howard Hu -- The production of nuclear weapons and environmental hazards / Arjun Makhijani and Scott Saleska -- Health hazards of nuclear weapons production / David Sumner, Howard Hu, and Alistair Woodward -- Uranium mining and milling for military purposes / Katherine Yih [and others] -- The United States / Arjun Makhijani [and others] -- Russia and the territories of the former Soviet Union / Albert Donnay [and others] -- The United Kingdom / David Sumner, Rebecca Johnson, and William Peden -- France / Albert Donnay and Martin Kuster -- China / Alexandra Brooks and Howard Hu -- Near-nuclear and de facto nuclear weapons countries / Albert Donnay and Arjun Makhijani -- The global picture : summary and recommendations / Howard Hu and Arjun Makhijani.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Nuclear weapons plants -- Environmental aspects.
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- Environmental aspects.
Nuclear weapons plants -- Health aspects.
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- Health aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Makhijani, Arjun.
Hu, Howard.
Yih, Katherine.
International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War.
Institute for Energy and Environmental Research (Takoma Park, Md.)
Added Title Nuclear waste lands
Other Form: Print version: Nuclear wastelands. Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1995 0262133075
ISBN 0585369518 (electronic bk.)
9780585369518 (electronic bk.)