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Hanford Site

Michele Stenehjem Gerber

Hanford Site

an anthology of early histories

by Michele Stenehjem Gerber

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Published by Westinghouse Hanford Co. in Richland, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hanford Engineer Works -- History,
  • Atomic bomb -- Washington (State) -- Hanford Site -- History,
  • Atomic bomb -- United States -- History,
  • Hanford Site (Wash.) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby M.S. Gerber.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination58 p. :
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17591348M
    OCLC/WorldCa42950139

    Steve Olson is an award-winning, Seattle-based science writer. His other books include Eruption: The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens (Winner of the Washington State Book Award); and Mapping Human History: Genes, Race, and Our Common Origins (a finalist for the National Book Award and recipient of the Science-in-Society Award from the National Association of Science Writers). Plume is a collection of poetry, written by Kathleen hed in by the University of Washington Press, the poetry presents a brief history of Richland, Washington and the Hanford Nuclear author examines the actions of the US Department of Energy regarding the establishment and operation of Hanford, a nuclear production facility and how their actions affected.


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