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The radioactive boy scout : the true story of a boy and his backyard nuclear reactor

Author: Ken Silverstein
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Traces a young boy's obsessive fascination with science and nuclear physics, which eventually compelled him to misrepresent himself to the government and build a breeder reactor in his back yard, causing an environmental catastrophe in his quiet Detroit neighborhood.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Silverstein, Ken.
Radioactive boy scout.
New York : Random House, ©2004
(DLC) 2003054811
(OCoLC)52386153
Named Person: David Hahn; David Hahn
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Silverstein
ISBN: 9781588363565 1588363562
OCLC Number: 657963981
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Awards: Short-listed for Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award (Young Adult) 2007
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 209 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: Ken Silverstein.
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Traces a young boy's obsessive fascination with science and nuclear physics, which eventually compelled him to misrepresent himself to the government and build a breeder reactor in his back yard, causing an environmental catastrophe in his quiet Detroit neighborhood.

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