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Hiroshima Nagasaki : the real story of the atomic bombings and their aftermath

Author: Paul Ham
Publisher: New York : Picador, a Thomas Dunne book, St. Martin's Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Picador editionView all editions and formats
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Examines the history of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings, arguing that it had little impact on the eventual outcome of war in the Pacific.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Ham
ISBN: 9781250070050 1250070058
OCLC Number: 886486123
Description: ix, 629 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Winter 1945 --
Two cities --
Feuersturm --
President --
Atom --
The Manhattan Project --
Spring 1945 --
The Target Committee --
Japan defeated --
Unconditional surrender --
Trinity --
Potsdam --
Mokusatsu --
Summer 1945 --
Tinian Island --
Augusta --
Hiroshima, 6 August 1945 --
Invasion --
Nagasaki, 9 August 1945 --
Surrender --
Reckoning --
Hibakusha --
Why --
Dead heat.
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Examines the history of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings, arguing that it had little impact on the eventual outcome of war in the Pacific.

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