Nuclear Accident: Chernobyl Power Plant, Ukraine


On April 26, 1986, while workers were conducting a test at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, disaster struck. One of the reactors exploded, erupting into a blazing inferno. The reactor's sealing cap was blown off and a lethal shower of radioactive material was launched into the night sky. Nuclear Accident: Chernobyl Power Plant, Ukraine traces the catastrophic nuclear disaster that contaminated a massive area of Europe with deadly radiation. Fascinating photos of the actual events, maps, and fact boxes enrich the compelling text. The personal and heart-breaking story will grip and inspire young readers.

ISBN Number
9781684022274
Trim Size
8" x 10"
Binding Type
Reinforced Library
Number of Pages
32
Author
Meish Goldish
Publisher
Bearport Publishing
Copyright Date
2018
Dewey Number
363.18
Reading Level
4
Guided Level
T