Inviting Disaster

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Product Details

Price
$15.99
Publisher
HarperBusiness
Publish Date
Pages
368
Dimensions
5.2 X 7.9 X 1.0 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780066620824

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About the Author

James R. Chiles began writing about technology and history while a student at the University of Texas Law School. His first piece was a 1979 Texas Monthly article on the Pantex nuclear weapons assembly plant in Amarillo, Texas. He began writing features for Smithsonian in 1983, and since that time has published features and cover stories there and in Audubon, Air & Space, Harvard magazine, and American Heritage of Invention & Technology. He lives in Minnesota.

Reviews

"ultimatly hopeful, recounting numerous acts of foresight or bravery in the face of bureaucratic opposition"--Publisher's Weekly
"Full of scary news, but unsensational and thoroughly documented. Just don't read it in flight."--Kirkus Reviews