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Author Iversen, Kristen.

Title Full body burden : growing up in the nuclear shadow of Rocky Flats / Kristen Iversen.

Publication Info. New York : Crown Publishers, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Non Fiction  363.17 IVERSEN    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Adult Department  363.17 IVE    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  363.1799 IVERSEN    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  363.1799 IV3    Check Shelf
 Windsor Locks Public Library - Adult Department  363.179 IVE    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  363.1799 IV    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 400 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [359]-387) and index.
Contents Mother's day, 1963 -- Drums and bunnies, 1969 -- Nuns and pirates, 1974 -- Operation Desert Glow, 1979 -- A raid and a runaway grand jury, 1989 -- Doom with a view, 1990 -- Fire, again, 1991-1996 -- What lies beneath, 1996-2011 -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Rocky Flats timeline.
Summary "A narrative report by a woman who grew up near the Rocky Flats nuclear weapons facility describes the secrets that dominated her childhood, the strange cancers that afflicted her neighbors, her brief employment at Rocky Flats, and the efforts of residents to achieve legal justice." -- Publisher's description.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR UG 7.0 21.0 155766.
Subject Iversen, Kristen.
Rocky Flats Plant (U.S.) -- Environmental aspects.
Rocky Flats Plant (U.S.) -- History.
Rocky Flats Plant (U.S.) -- Health aspects.
Nuclear weapons plants -- Health aspects -- Colorado.
Plutonium -- Health aspects -- Colorado.
Radioactive waste sites -- Cleanup -- Colorado.
Radioactive pollution -- Colorado -- Jefferson County.
Jefferson County (Colo.) -- Biography.
Added Author Iversen, Kristen.
Added Title Growing up in the nuclear shadow of Rocky Flats
ISBN 9780307955630: $25.00
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