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The Resource The Three Mile Island nuclear disaster, by Marcia Amidon Lusted

The Three Mile Island nuclear disaster, by Marcia Amidon Lusted

Label
The Three Mile Island nuclear disaster
Title
The Three Mile Island nuclear disaster
Statement of responsibility
by Marcia Amidon Lusted
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This title examines an important historic event- the Three Mile Island nuclear disaster near Middletown, Pennsylvania. Easy-to-read, compelling text explores the history of nuclear power in the United States, how a nuclear plant works, details of the emergency at Metropolitan Edison Company nuclear power plant, handling of the disaster by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, President Jimmy Carter's visit to Three Mile Island, the investigation into the disaster, and the effects of this event on society. Features include a table of contents, glossary, selected bibliography, Web links, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lüsted, Marcia Amidon
Dewey number
363.17/990974818
Index
index present
LC call number
TK1345.H37
LC item number
L87 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Essential events
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant (Pa.)
  • Nuclear power plants
  • Nuclear energy
  • Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant (Pa.)
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Nuclear energy
  • Nuclear power plants
  • Pennsylvania
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Three Mile Island nuclear disaster, by Marcia Amidon Lusted
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
March 28, 1979 -- Nuclear power in the United States -- How a nuclear plant works -- Emergency -- March 29, 1979 -- March 30, 1979 -- The hydrogen bubble -- The crisis resolved -- The legacy of Three Mile Island
Control code
775682879
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781614784517
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775682879
Label
The Three Mile Island nuclear disaster, by Marcia Amidon Lusted
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
March 28, 1979 -- Nuclear power in the United States -- How a nuclear plant works -- Emergency -- March 29, 1979 -- March 30, 1979 -- The hydrogen bubble -- The crisis resolved -- The legacy of Three Mile Island
Control code
775682879
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781614784517
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775682879

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