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

Author: Paul Ham
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, [2014]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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In this harrowing history of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings, Paul Ham argues against the use of nuclear weapons, drawing on extensive research and hundreds of interviews to prove that the bombings had little impact on the eventual outcome of the Pacific War.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ham, Paul.
Hiroshima, Nagasaki.
(DLC) 2014008489
(OCoLC)857982181
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Ham
ISBN: 9781466847477 1466847476
OCLC Number: 886580284
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 629 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents: Winter 1945 --
Two cities --
Feuersturm --
President --
Atom --
The Manhattan Project --
Spring 1945 --
The Target Committee --
Japan defeated --
Unconditional surrender --
Trinity --
Potsdam --
Mokusatsu --
Sumer 1945 --
Tinian Island --
Augusta --
Hiroshima, 6 August 1945 --
Invasion --
Nagasaki, 9 August 1945 --
Surrender --
Reckoning --
Hibakusha --
Why --
Dead meat.
Responsibility: Paul Ham.

Abstract:

In this harrowing history of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings, Paul Ham argues against the use of nuclear weapons, drawing on extensive research and hundreds of interviews to prove that the bombings had little impact on the eventual outcome of the Pacific War.

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