New York: Vintage Books, 1980. Soft cover. 4.25" x 7" Near Fine. Item #011468
Paperback. 214 pp. Covers are age toned, light soiling and bubbling of lamination at spine, slight curling to rear lower corner. Remainder stamp to tail edge. Interior is age toned. The terrifying true story of how an explosion of buried atomic waste in the Soviet Union in the winter of 1957-58 devastated an area the size of Rhode Island which is still uninhabitable, and of how the Soviet authorities and British and American Atomic Energy Commissions tried for years to keep the information from reaching the public.