Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 April 2013

416 Pages | 29 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199855766

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Nuclear Families, Atomic Cities, and the Great Soviet and American Plutonium Disasters

Kate Brown

  • First transnational history of nuclear disaster on a local level
  • Links urban planning, popular culture, scientific research, public health, and labor history
  • Winner of the Ellis W. Hawley Prize of the Organization of American Historians and the George Perkins Marsh Prize of the American Society for Environmental History