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Nuclear Nebraska

The Remarkable Story of the Little County That Couldn"t Be Bought

by Susan Cragin

  • 319 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by AMACOM/American Management Association .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Demonstrations & protest movements,
  • Nuclear power industries,
  • Pressure groups & lobbying,
  • c 1980 to c 1990,
  • Nature,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Public Policy - Environmental Policy,
  • Boyd County,
  • Citizen participation,
  • Environmental protection,
  • Government policy,
  • Nebraska,
  • Nuclear industry,
  • Radioactive waste disposal,
  • United States,
  • Waste disposal

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsU.S. Senator Benjamin Nelson (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8043439M
    ISBN 100814474306
    ISBN 109780814474303
    OCLC/WorldCa86172845

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