Making The Russian Bomb: From Stalin To Yeltsin, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Making The Russian Bomb

From Stalin To Yeltsin, 1st Edition

By Thomas B. Cochran

Routledge

318 pages

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Paperback: 9780367159269
pub: 2020-03-30
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Description

This book describes the origins, growth, and decline of the massive Soviet nuclear weapons production complex. It provides an overview of what is known about the environmental contamination that resulted from building tens of thousands of bombs, a legacy that will remain for many decades to come.

Table of Contents

1. A Brief History of the Russian Bomb 2. An Overview of the Stockpile and Complex 3. Chelyabinsk-65/Mayak Chemical Combine 4. Tomsk-7 and Krasnoyarsk-26 5. Nuclear Fuel Cycle Activities 6. Radioactive Contamination from Nuclear-Powered Vessels

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General