Journalist Adam Higginbotham’s definitive, years-in-the-making
account of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster—and a
powerful investigation into how propaganda, secrecy, and myth have
obscured the true story of one of the twentieth century’s greatest
Early in the morning of April 26, 1986, Reactor Number Four of the
Chernobyl Atomic Energy Station exploded, triggering history’s
worst nuclear disaster. In the thirty years since... more...