Uranium Frenzy

Author: Raye Ringholz
Publisher: University Press of Colorado
ISBN: 0874214734
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Now expanded to include the story of nuclear testing and its consequences, Uranium Frenzy has become the classic account of the uranium rush that gripped the Colorado Plateau region in the 1950s.

Tales From The Desert

Author: Roger Williams
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1479731730
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Uranium. Frenzy. After World War II evolved into the Cold War, the United States
was rapidly building up its nuclear arsenal, creating an unprecedented, massive
demand for uranium. Mining companies had previously spent little effort in finding
uranium and much of the country was unexplored for uranium deposits. The field
was wide open for prospectors. They had the dazzling prospect of rich deposits
and wealth lying somewhere out there. In this environment, my father and my ...

Nuclear Wastelands

Author: Arjun Makhijani
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262632041
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Uranium Frenzy: Boom and Bust on the Colorado Plateau. New York: W. W.
Norton & Co. Ripple, S. R. 1992. Looking back at nuclear weapons facilities: The
use of retrospective health risk assessments. Environmental Science and
Technology, vol. 26, pp. 1270-1277. Robertson, A. M. 1982. Site selection and
design options of mining and metallurgical institutions. In Twelfth Congress of the
Council of Mining and Metallurgical Institutions, Johannesburg, South Africa, May
3, 1982, pp.

The Oxford Handbook Of Environmental History

Author: Andrew C. Isenberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199394474
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See Peter Eichstaedt, If You Poison Us: Uranium and Native Americans (Sante
Fe: Red Crane Books, 1994); Doug Brugge, Timothy Benally, and Esther
YazzieLewis, The Navajo People and Uranium Mining (Albuquerque: University
of New Mexico Press, 2007); Raye Ringholz, Uranium Frenzy: Saga of the
Nuclear West (Logan: Utah State University Press, 2002); Judy Pasternak, Yellow
Dirt: An American Story of a Poisoned Land and a People Betrayed (New York:
Free Press, ...

Atomic Frontier Days

Author: John M. Findlay
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295802987
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1 (2004): 1–15; and Bruce Hevly, “Hanford's Postwar Voices,” in Sanger, Working
on the Bomb, 227–42 (cited above). More specific accounts of regional atomic
development include Tad Bartimus and Scott McCartney, Trinity's Children:
Living Along America's Nuclear Highway (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich,
1991); Raye Ringholz, Uranium Frenzy: Boom and Bust on the Colorado Plateau
(New York: Norton, 1989); and Michael A. Amundson, Yellowcake Towns:
Uranium ...

Cannon Fodder

Author: Steve Burton
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781462898688
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... Las Vegas, Nevada and the people getting rich from the uranium frenzy
running rampant throughout southeastern Utah. These were big ticket items.
Almost all of the families in Carbon and Emery counties spent their weekends on
the desert looking for uranium with gieger counters. My dad and my uncle turned
out to be fairly successful prospectors. However, when it came time to put up the
money to develop their claims, my dad bailed out and signed over his interests to
my uncle.

The Price Of Nuclear Power

Author: Stephanie A. Malin
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 081356980X
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In The Price of Nuclear Power, environmental sociologist Stephanie Malin offers an on-the-ground portrait of several uranium communities caught between the harmful legacy of previous mining booms and the potential promise of new economic ...

Cancer Factories

Author: Howard Ball
Publisher: Praeger Pub Text
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For the first time, the sad story of America's uranium miners and the duplicity of our government is revealed.


Author: Zbynek Zeman
Publisher: Ch. Links Verlag
ISBN: 3862842223
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361 Vgl. Raye C. Ringholz, Uranium Frenzy. S. 93. 362 Vgl. J. Sevc, Lung cancer
in uranium miners and long-term exposure, in: Health Physics 1976, S. 433. 363
Eduard Goldstücker, Prozesse, S. 251. 364 Vgl. Hans Ulrich Walter,
Epidemiologische Untersuchung über die Lebenserwartung und Mortalität von in
der Nachkriegszeit in Joachimsthaler Uranbergwerken beschäftigten Personen,
Dissertation, München 1982. 365 Vgl. Rolf Seelig, Gesundheitliche Folgen des
Uranbergbaus ...

Uran F R Moskau

Author: Rainer Karlsch
Publisher: Ch. Links Verlag
ISBN: 3862841014
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... Der westerzgebirgische Gangerzbergbau zu Wismut's Zeiten (1947–1990), S.
23. 34 Vgl. Wismut GmbH (Hg.), Chronik der Wismut, S. 445. 35 Vgl. Klaus Beyer,
Der westerzgebirgische Gangerzbergbau zu Wismut's Zeiten (1947–1990), S. 26f
. 36 Vgl. Jörg Roesler, Momente deutschdeutscher Wirtschafts und
Sozialgeschichte 1945 bis 1990. Eine Analyse auf gleicher Augenhöhe, Leipzig
2006, S. 151. 37 Vgl. Raye C. Ringholz, Uranium frenzy, S. 239 ff. 38 Vgl. Wismut
GmbH (Hg.), ...