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Loved it. As a submariner and nuclear engineering nerd, I couldn't put it down and knocked it out in two days. Read morePublished on July 25, 2014 by FitNavyEngineer
A most interesting read. I worked at the Idaho Nuclear Lab for many years, and remember the SL1 accident as a child growing up in Idaho Falls. Read morePublished on July 12, 2014 by Mary Mozes
Have read multiple books regarding nuclear power within the Army, Navy, and Air Force, and the SL-1 accident. Read morePublished on January 11, 2014 by CURockies55
Awesome! I regifted this to another Nuclear Engineer and he also truly enjoyed it. Very enlightening book about 'the early yearsPublished on November 2, 2013 by Phil Cummings
This book covers the use of nuclear power from the very beginning when optimism knew no limits through some of the sobering incidents which have occurred since then. Read morePublished on September 8, 2013 by John J. Duffy
It was very informative and interesting. There was a good mix of technical items and historical narrative. I learned a lot from this book.Published on August 23, 2013 by Charles
Todd Tucker explores the history of a little-known Cold War nuclear accident shrouded in mystery and tears away the popular mythology in this history of the 1961 explosion of the... Read morePublished on February 2, 2013 by Robert Apthorpe
Atomic America covers the explosion at SL1 in Idaho, it's causes, and the military nuclear power struggle in which it occurred. Read morePublished on November 21, 2011 by Rabe