Uranium Frenzy: Boom and Bust on the Colorado Plateau

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University of New Mexico Press, 1991 - Business & Economics - 310 pages
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An unaltered reprint of the W.W. Norton edition of 1989.

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I picked up Uranium Frenzyat the gift shop at Arches National Park last spring. The book is about the uranium mining rush of the 1950's, the atomic testing in Nevada and the impacts on the lives ... Read full review

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The frenzied search for a reliable domestic source of uranium ore needed by the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission in the 1950s is the subject of Ringholz's breezy narrative, which is populated with ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
11
The Siren Call
21
The European Experience
37
Copyright

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