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On August 6, 1945, Hiroshima was destroyed by the first atom bomb ever dropped on a city. This book, John Hersey's journalistic masterpiece, tells what happened on that day. Told through the memories of survivors, this timeless, powerful and compassionate document has become a classic that stirs the conscience of humanity (The New York Times).

Almost four decades after the original publication of this celebrated book, John Hersey went back to Hiroshima in search of the people whose stories he had told. His account of what he discovered about them is now the eloquent and moving final chapter of Hiroshima.

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Almost four decades after the original publication of this celebrated book, John Hersey went back to Hiroshima in search of the people whose stories he had told. His account of what he discovered about them is now the eloquent and moving final chapter of Hiroshima.

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ISBN:
9780812415827
Author:
Hersey, John
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Subject:
World war, 1939-1945
Subject:
History
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
Military - Nuclear Warfare
Subject:
Asia - Japan
Subject:
Military-World War II General
Publication Date:
19890331
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Dimensions:
6.80x4.20x.70 in. .25 lbs.

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History and Social Science » Military » Weapons » General
History and Social Science » Military » World War II » General
History and Social Science » World History » Germany » General
History and Social Science » World History » Japan

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