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Nuclear Nebraska: The Remarkable Story of the Little County That Couldn't Be Bought
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from Amacom Books (June 27, 2007)
9780814474303 | details & prices | 271 pages | 6.25 × 9.26 × 1.25 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $24.95
About: In 1989, the federal government, five state governments and two multinational corporations approached Boyd County, Nebraska with what looked like a wonderful deal: In exchange for permission to build a low-level nuclear waste dump on an abandoned farm, they would pay the county $3 million per year for the next 40 years.