Describes what radiation is, its sources and uses, and the dangers of radiation exposure from nuclear bombs and power plant leaks.
|Statement||by Dennis Fradin ; consultant, Cary Davids.|
|Series||A New true book|
|LC Classifications||QC475.25 .F73 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||45 p. :|
|Number of Pages||45|
|LC Control Number||86030983|
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