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The Resource The tainted desert : environmental ruin in the American West, Valerie L. Kuletz

The tainted desert : environmental ruin in the American West, Valerie L. Kuletz

Label
The tainted desert : environmental ruin in the American West
Title
The tainted desert
Title remainder
environmental ruin in the American West
Statement of responsibility
Valerie L. Kuletz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Tainted Desert documents the controversies surrounding the Yucca Mountain project - America's first large-scale national high-level nuclear waste site, built at a cost of billions of taxpayer dollars and located in Nevada less than 100 miles from Las Vegas
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kuletz, Valerie
Dewey number
363.17/99/0978
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E78.N4
LC item number
K85 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 C-910
  • WA 788
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Radioactive waste disposal
  • Indians of North America
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Radioactive waste disposal
  • Radioactive Waste
  • Indians, North American
  • Nuclear Weapons
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Waste Management
  • United States Government Agencies
  • Nevada
  • Indians of North America
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Radioactive waste disposal
  • Nevada
  • United States, West
  • Kernwaffentest
  • Umweltschaden
  • Geschichte
  • Nevada
  • Kernwaffentest
  • Umweltschaden
  • Geschichte
  • Nevada
Label
The tainted desert : environmental ruin in the American West, Valerie L. Kuletz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-329) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4.
  • Nuclear Wasteland
  • 2.
  • Power, Representation, and Cultural Politics at Yucca Mountain.
  • 5.
  • The View from Yucca Mountain.
  • 6.
  • Cultural Politics.
  • 7.
  • The Country of Lost Borders.
  • 1.
  • 8.
  • Aboriginal Homeland.
  • 9.
  • The Experimental Landscape.
  • 10.
  • Conclusion
  • Mapping the Nuclear Landscape.
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • 2.
  • Tragedy at the Center of the Universe.
  • 3.
  • Science Cities in the Desert.
Control code
ocm37518749
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780415917711
Lccn
97034594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37518749
  • (OCoLC)37518749
Label
The tainted desert : environmental ruin in the American West, Valerie L. Kuletz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-329) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4.
  • Nuclear Wasteland
  • 2.
  • Power, Representation, and Cultural Politics at Yucca Mountain.
  • 5.
  • The View from Yucca Mountain.
  • 6.
  • Cultural Politics.
  • 7.
  • The Country of Lost Borders.
  • 1.
  • 8.
  • Aboriginal Homeland.
  • 9.
  • The Experimental Landscape.
  • 10.
  • Conclusion
  • Mapping the Nuclear Landscape.
  • 1.
  • Introduction.
  • 2.
  • Tragedy at the Center of the Universe.
  • 3.
  • Science Cities in the Desert.
Control code
ocm37518749
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780415917711
Lccn
97034594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37518749
  • (OCoLC)37518749

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