AUTHORPolidori, Robert / Culbert, Elizabeth
TITLEZones of Exclusion: Pripyat and Chernobyl
CITYGottingen, Germany

This oversized book contains numerous color photographs of the nuclear reactor at Chernobyl in Ukraine and the physical results of the meltdown that occurred there in April 1986. Included are photographs of the remnants of the Chernobyl plant; guards and engineers who still work there; Pripyat, the community around the plant; the remains of the local hospital and schools; contaminated vehicles awaiting burial; and the abandoned port of Chernobyl. The photographs are introduced by a brief description of the events that occurred during the Chernobyl disaster and their lingering effects. A list of captions for the photographs is provided at the end of the book.

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