Coupland, Douglas
February 1994
New Republic;2/7/94, Vol. 210 Issue 6, p15
Depicts the town of Los Alamos in New Mexico as a nuclear tourist destination. Reputation of the town that attracts nuclear tourists; Nuclear wastes on sale at the Los Alamos Sales Co.; Political ideology of the people of Los Alamos; Overview of experiments with people carried out in the town.


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