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Publisher: [United States] : Home Box Office, 2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen edView all editions and formats
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A deeply moving look at the painful legacy of the first and hopefully last use of thermonuclear weapons in war through the powerful recollections of fourteen atomic bomb survivors, film footage, and more.

"A stirring and heart-wrenching statement of the horrible powers that mankind holds in its fist."--Hollywood Reporter.

"One hopes it is not too late for the world to listen and learn."--Los Angeles Times.

"*** ... Intelligent, often poignant documentary ... Recommended."--Video Librarian.

" ... Concise ... important ... should be required viewing."--Variety.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
ISBN: 0783156553 9780783156552
OCLC Number: 856032391
Language Note: English audio; English subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Target Audience: TV rating: TV-14.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 85 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
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Abstract:

A deeply moving look at the painful legacy of the first and hopefully last use of thermonuclear weapons in war through the powerful recollections of fourteen atomic bomb survivors, film footage, and more.

"A stirring and heart-wrenching statement of the horrible powers that mankind holds in its fist."--Hollywood Reporter.

"One hopes it is not too late for the world to listen and learn."--Los Angeles Times.

"*** ... Intelligent, often poignant documentary ... Recommended."--Video Librarian.

" ... Concise ... important ... should be required viewing."--Variety.

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