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The last train from Hiroshima : the survivors look back

Author: Charles R Pellegrino
Publisher: New York Henry Holt and Co 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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Drawing on the voices of atomicbomb survivors and the new science of forensic archaeology, Charles Pellegrino describes the events and aftermath of two days in August when nuclear devices detonated over Japan changed life on Earth forever
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles R Pellegrino
ISBN: 0805087966 9780805087963
OCLC Number: 845577814
Notes: "A John Macrae book
Description: 367 p Ill., Kt
Responsibility: Charles Pellegrino

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Focuses on the eyewitness accounts of those who experienced the atomic explosions firsthand - the Japanese civilians on the ground and the American flyers in the air. This title weaves the stories  Read more...

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???Heart-stopping. Pellegrino dissects the complex political and military strategies that went into the atomic detonations and the untold suffering heaped on countless Japanese civilians, weaving all Read more...

 
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