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Record #131808:

The firecracker boys / Daniel T. O'Neill.

Title: The firecracker boys / Daniel T. O'Neill.
Author(s): O'Neill, Daniel T.
Date: 1994.
Publisher: New York: St. Martin's Press
Abstract: Detailed study of Project Chariot, plan conceived by Edward Teller and US Atomic Energy Commission to demonstrate peaceful use of nuclear energy by using up to six thermonuclear bombs to excavate new harbour near Point Hope, northwest Alaska. Discusses origins of project, initial Alaskan response, and final abandonment faced by opposition of local Eskimo community and environmentalist groups.
Keywords: 623.454.82 -- Nuclear explosions.
323.1 -- National and ethnic minorities: Eskimo.
502 -- Environmental issues.
93"195" -- 1950-1959.
93"196" -- 1960-1969.
V -- History.
(*49) -- Alaska.
(*494) -- Alaska, northwestern.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*49) : 93[1994]
ISBN: 0312110863
SPRI record no.: 131808

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