Even without reading Plentiful Energy, I can see that it is a book that I will one day want to read.
This book provides an inside look at the history, technology and political aspects of one of the most important energy technology developments in nuclear power.
All in all it is a very readable educational book about a most important chapter in American scientific history.
A recommended reading order for this book is to follow chapters in this order: 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 13, 14, then fill in by reading the chapters you missed. Read morePublished 2 days ago by M. Pawelek
If this is true then the people in Congress that cancelled this program should be doing hard time.Published 21 days ago by Robert
This seems to be a rant against those that stopped the fast breeder project years ago.Published 1 month ago by emmet zaworski
From the history at Argonne National Labs, Mr Till's experience of the technology, politics and common sense approach about one way to totally OVERCOME fossil fueled depletion into... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Robert Bernal
When I purchased this book, I did not realize it covered at length the early history of nuclear power, including the people, the labs and universities, the trials and errors, and... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Henry W. Slangal
This book provides an excellent summary of the major issues with fast neutron reactors. Of particular importance is the design of the fuel pins for these reactors.Published 13 months ago by Charles Rhodes
I needed to learn more about how it worked, and whether I could be satisfied as to its safety. It seems safe enough to me, and would guarantee our fuel supply for tens of thousands... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Fred W. Hallberg
Ein phantastisches, äusserst lesenswertes Buch, das auch vom technischen Laien (aber interessierten) Leser verstanden wird. Read morePublished on August 27, 2012 by Arno