Top 10 books on Hanford – Week 8
It’s week 8! This week’s book highlight is ‘America’s Nuclear Wastelands’ by Max S.Power.
Author: Max S. Power
Originally published: 2008
The book was originally published in the year 2008. In this book, Max S. Power uses non-technical language to present a brief overview of nuclear weapons history and contamination issues, as well as a description of the institutional and political environment. He provides a background for understanding the major value conflicts and associated political dynamics, and makes recommendations for navigating long-term stewardship, but his key purpose is to demonstrate the critical role of public participation, and in so doing, encourage citizens to take action regarding local and national policies related to nuclear production and waste disposal. If you want a great book written in a simple language, then you shouldn’t miss this one.