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Hiroshima On August Hiroshima Was Destroyed By The First Atom Bomb Ever Dropped On A City This Book, John Hersey S Journalistic Masterpiece, Tells What Happened On That Day Told Through The Memories Of Survivors, This Timeless, Powerful And Compassionate Document Has Become A Classic That Stirs The Conscience Of Humanity The New York TimesAlmost Four Decades After The Original Publication Of This Celebrated Book, John Hersey Went Back To Hiroshima In Search Of The People Whose Stories He Had Told His Account Of What He Discovered About Them Is Now The Eloquent And Moving Final Chapter OfHiroshima

10 thoughts on “Hiroshima

  1. says:

    This book will 1 Make you cry A lot You will cry on your cigarette break at work so that when you go back to your desk, your coworker will see your ragged eyes and think you just got dumped over the phone or found out your cat died No, you were just reading ab

  2. says:

    It seems almost indecent to put a rating on this book, I feel as if I am giving all these poor people s horrific suffering an excellent Yet this is a very powerful book, told in a matter of fact, reporting tone and it is an account that puts a human face to this devasta

  3. says:

    Haunting Gut wrenching.Utterly shame enducing.In Hiroshima Hersey has cobbled together the tales of a handful of survivors and woven them effortlessly through his narrative to create a spellbinding history lesson not to be forgotten The engrossing eye witness stories are horrifyi

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    My God, what have we done Robert Lewis, the pilotOn August 6 1945 a quiet hysteria buzzed through Hiroshima The Americans had been firebombing Japan for weeks, and it was one of only two key cities they had not yet hit A rumour was going around that the Americans were saving something spec

  5. says:

    I went old school with this one I printed out the original version of John Hersey s article from The New Yorker s Web site so I could read it in its original three columns per page format and surrounded by advertisements for Chesterfield cigarettes, U.S Savings Bonds, Old Overholt Straight Rye Whisk

  6. says:

    Let me start with a preambular warning do NOT buy thekindle edition which is missing Chapter 5 This is the eBook edition published by Pickle Partners ASIN B00QU4BBTY Chapter 5 is the John Hersey follow up 40 years later telling the story of the main characters after the original magazine article in 1946 The i

  7. says:

    I was 2 when Chernobyl blew up, it was a perfect sunny day or so I m told The airborne nuclear waste was making its way through Poland over to Norway My parents were pruning blackberry bushes, getting weeds out from between the carrots and the parsnips, blissfully unaware of the horrors going on few hundred km to the e

  8. says:

    On August 6th, 1945, the people of Hiroshima will witness the darkest of days, as at 8.15am a vision of hell on earth shall arrive on their doorsteps, the atomic bomb 100,000 men, women and children lost their lives with countlessseriously burned, injured and mentally scared for life This is the story of six survivors including

  9. says:

    Do not work primarily for money do your duty to patients first and let the money follow our life is short, we don t live twice the whirlwind will pick up the leaves and spin them, but then it will drop them and they will form a pile Stunning Book report on Atomic Bomb explosion by US on Japan during WWII.Special piece of writing and all d

  10. says:

    A deferential account of the Hiroshima bombing It is told through the lives of six people two Christian priests, two doctors, a mother of three and a clerk It is not sensational at all and people who have been numbed by watching too many zombie movies might not enjoy it John Hershey gives us a short account of the lives of each character and what t

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