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The bomb

Author: Howard Zinn
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : City Lights Books, ©2010.
Series: Open Media book.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
As a World War II combat soldier, Howard Zinn took part in the aerial bombing of Royan, France. Two decades later, he was invited to visit Hiroshima and meet survivors of the atomic attack. In this short and powerful book, Zinn offers his deep personal reflections and political analysis of these events, their consequences, and the profound influence they had in transforming him from an order-taking combat soldier to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Zinn, Howard, 1922-2010.
San Francisco, Calif. : City Lights Books, ©2010
(DLC) 2010003645
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Zinn
ISBN: 9780872865426 0872865428
OCLC Number: 811614561
Description: 1 online resource (91 pages).
Contents: Acts of rebellion, large and small --
Introduction --
Hiroshima: Breaking the silence --
The bombing of Royan.
Series Title: Open Media book.
Responsibility: Howard Zinn.


Howard Zinn's personal, historical, and political views on the significance of the US bombings of Royan and Hiroshima.  Read more...


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"His writings and speeches, coupled with the example of his brave activism, have inspired and changed the lives of countless people, young and old. Certainly much of his power lies in the seeming Read more...

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