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ALMIGHTY Courage, Resistance, and Existential Peril in the Nuclear Age

by | Read by Michael Quinlan

Contemporary Culture • 10.75 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2016

There's something calm and routine in narrator Michael Quinlan's voice as he delivers this audiobook. Within hours, a trio of nuclear weapons opponents will be risking an encounter with deadly force. They're headed for the nuclear facility at Oak Ridge, Tennessee, the town that uranium built, as an act of protest. Zak uses their story as a framework for a history of the United States' nuclear buildup and the development of antinuclear activism. There are hints of the trio's passion in Quinlan's reading. However, with lots of background material to cover, the drama fully blooms in the courtroom where the trio is tried for sabotage. The protestors provides the human angle for a story of science, secrecy, and global relations. J.A.S. © AudioFile 2016, Portland, Maine [Published: DECEMBER 2016]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2016

CD ISBN 9781504724609 $34.95 • Nine CDs

DD ISBN 978-1-5047-2457-9 $19.95

 

Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2016

CD ISBN 9781504724586 $90.00 • Nine CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781504724593 $29.95 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 9781504724548 multiple sources

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