Want to find out what happened at Chernobyl, and what's happening now - then read this book!
It is also very engaging, because she is intensely interested in the subject, and shares the reasons for her interest with the reader.
Sill the existence and even flourishing of the local biota is a surprising and hopeful development.
There was a lot of information about the different types or elements of radiation. I found most interesting the effects on flora and fauna. Much of it surprising and predicted. Read morePublished 11 months ago by majykmystc
an incredibly interesting and fascinating look at how nature is able to cope with radioactivity. I found the scientific data very interesting...I want to go myself!Published 13 months ago by lisa beckenstrater
WORMWOOD FOREST is one of the most informative and important books about the ecological devastation surrounding the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, the site of the world's worst... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Cat5
Captivating and educational. This was a great summary of the events taking place now in a place that many of us have forgotten and time appears to have forgotten as well.Published 16 months ago by Lisa W.
This is an excellent work. The author clearly has made the study of Chenobyl her passion. Well written and informative. Read morePublished 20 months ago by 1guyin10
This book is by far the best over view of the situation in the Chernobyl exclusion zone I have read. Read morePublished on September 8, 2012 by Allen W. Mcdonnell
Mary Mycio is a 2nd generation American-Ukrainian. The disaster at Chernobyl hit her family harder than most because of their links to the region. Ms. Read morePublished on February 25, 2012 by Brian K. Miller
If you're interested in the environment and how ecosystems rebound, this is a worthwhile read. One telling quote that summarizes a lot of the point: "Whatever the effects of... Read morePublished on February 28, 2011 by J.A.