British Nuclear Reactors

Gibbons, Gerard; Kenneth Jay

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Place Published: London
Publisher: Chatto and Windus Limited
Date Published: 1960
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Book Id: 20514


32pp. Thin octavo [21 cm] Bright yellow paper covered boards with gilt stamped titles. Very good condition. The top edges of the covers and text block are foxed. The dust jacket is very lightly foxed and rubbed.


Wonderful bright illustrations. From the rear panel- "There are sectioned drawings, in colour, of many of the nuclear reactors in Great Britain- the research reactors at Harwell, the world's first industrial-scale nuclear power station at Calder Hall, the much larger power station at Hinkley Point, and the Dounreay fast reactor. Finally, glancing into the future, the book describes fusion reactions and Zeta."

By This Publisher: Chatto and Windus Limited