A decade after the world’s worst nuclear accident, the Chornobyl power station is still operating. Death and disease rates continue to rise, and Ukraine and Belarus are struggling to deal with the formidable legacy it inherited from the Soviet Union by DAVID R. MARPLES THE DISASTER AT THE Chornobyl nuclear power station has probably generated […]

You have reached a premium content area of TOL. To read this entire article please login if you are already a TOL subscriber.

Not a subscriber?

Annual membership costs only $55 per year for individuals ($33 for students) and organizational subscriptions start at $141 per year.

Subscribe today for access to:
Full access to the website, including premium articles videos, country reports and searchable archives (containing over 25,000 articles).

You can subscribe here to gain access to the entire website.

David R. Marples

David R. Marples is a professor of Russian and East European history and currently chairman of the department of history and classics, University of Alberta, Canada. He is the author of 16 single-authored...