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              Books by Rebecca Priestley

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              Mad on Radium: New Zealand in the Atomic Age
                

              Mad on Radium: New Zealand in the Atomic Age (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Priestley, Rebecca

              • RRP: $45.00
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              In this engaging history, prize-winning author Rebecca Priestley reveals the alternative history of 'nuclear New Zealand' - a country where there was much enthusiasm for nuclear science and technology, from the first users of x-rays and radium in medicine; the young Kiwi physicis ...

              ISBN 9781869407278
              Published 7 September 2012 by Auckland University Press
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Fifteen Million Years in Antarctica
               

              Fifteen Million Years in Antarctica (Paperback)

              By Priestley, Rebecca

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              "Fifteen million years in Antarctica offers a deeply personal tour of a place in which a person can feel like an outsider in more ways than one. With generosity and candour Priestly reflects on what Antarctica can tell us about earth's future and asks: do people even belong in th ...

              ISBN 9781776562244
              Published 12 September 2019 by Victoria University Press
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              The Fukushima Effect: A New Geopolitical Terrain
               

              The Fukushima Effect: A New Geopolitical Terrain (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Hindmarsh, Richard; Priestley, Rebecca

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              The Fukushima Effect offers a range of scholarly perspectives on the international effect of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear meltdown four years out from the disaster. Grounded in the field of science, technology and society (STS) studies, a leading cast of international scholars f ...

              ISBN 9780815370567
              Published 1 December 2017 by Taylor & Francis Inc
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society
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              The Awa Book Of New Zealand Science
                

              The Awa Book Of New Zealand Science (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Priestley, Rebecca

              • RRP: $50.00
              • $39.00
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              This landmark anthology of writings about New Zealand science and by New Zealand scientists traces the development of all branches of science, from early naturalists' ramblings on flora and fauna, to geological accounts of Lake Rotomahana's famous pink and white terraces, to Ruth ...

              ISBN 9780958262996
              Published 1 September 2008 by Awa Press
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              Series Awa Science
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              The Fukushima Effect: A New Geopolitical Terrain
                

              The Fukushima Effect: A New Geopolitical Terrain (Hardback)

              Edited by Hindmarsh, Richard; Priestley, Rebecca

              • RRP: $282.00
              • $282.00
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              The Fukushima Effect offers a range of scholarly perspectives on the international effect of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear meltdown four years out from the disaster. Grounded in the field of science, technology and society (STS) studies, a leading cast of international scholars f ...

              ISBN 9781138830783
              Published 10 December 2015 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Studies in Science, Technology and Society
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              Mad on Radium: New Zealand in the Atomic Age
                 

              Mad on Radium: New Zealand in the Atomic Age (PDF ebook)

              By Priestley, Rebecca

              <P class=MsoNormal>Although New Zealander Lord Rutherford was the first to split the atom, the country has since been known around the world for its nuclear-free stance. In this engaging and accessible book, an alternative history is revealed of "nuclear New Zealand"-when there w ...

              ISBN 9781775585862
              Available in PDF
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              Language en
              Published 1 November 2013 by Auckland University Press
              Interest Age 14+ years
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