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The Warning: Accident at Three Mile Island

The Warning Accident at Three Mile Island Essential and fascinating reading for anyone interested in the dilemmas posed by nuclear power

Essential and fascinating reading for anyone interested in the dilemmas posed by nuclear power.

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  1. International Cat Lady says:
    This book was really fascinating to me I have read copious amounts on the Chernobyl disaster, but prior to this I had read hardly anything about Three Mile Island I am actually surprised that there are so few books on this topic, and I am definitely going the few others that are out there I finished this one in a day It was well researched and consisted nearly entirely of firsthand accounts of the incident as it unfolded however, as an English teacher there were moments when the writing made me [...]

  2. John says:
    Spurred to read this by following the ongoing disaster at Japan s Fukushima Daichi plant Fast paced, hard boiled account of a very terrible few days The main lesson I came away with was the sense that such disasters or near misses are inevitable given the incomprehendible complexity of the plants engineering and monitoring systems coupled with human error Interesting to note that TMI escalated in large part because human operators misinterpreted or refused to believe weird or impossible readings [...]

  3. Zeta Syanthis says:
    First read this book when I was a kid investigating the adult section of Lisle Library Remembered it a few weeks ago and had to get a copy for myself Even found the original hardcover edition This book will make your heart pound It s devastating and its language is beautiful And so she runs.

  4. Sada Leonard says:
    A thorough, comprehensive analysis of the Three Mile Island incident The book is well written with a balance of understandable science, politics, and human intervention.


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