Nuclear Accident

Nuclear Accident

Chernobyl Power Plant, Ukraine

Book - 2018
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On April 26, 1986, while workers were conducting a test at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, disaster struck. One of the reactors exploded, erupting into a blazing inferno. The reactor's sealing cap was blown off and a lethal shower of radioactive material was launched into the night sky. Nuclear Accident: Chernobyl Power Plant, Ukraine traces the catastrophic nuclear disaster that contaminated a massive area of Europe with deadly radiation. Fascinating photos of the actual events, maps, and fact boxes enrich the compelling text. The personal and heart-breaking story will grip and inspire young readers.
Publisher: New York, New York :, Bearport Publishing,, [2018]
ISBN: 9781684022274
Characteristics: 32 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 26 cm


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