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The unfinished atomic bomb : shadows and reflections

Author: David Lowe; Cassandra L Atherton; Alyson Miller
Publisher: Lanham ; Boulder ; New York : Lexington Books, [2017]
Series: New studies in modern Japan
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This collection examines how the use of the atomic bomb in Japan has been memorialized. The contributors analyze the cultural legacies of the atomic bomb in political, historical, literary, and artistic contexts"--
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Unfinished atomic bomb.
Lanham : Lexington Books, [2017]
(DLC) 2018025115
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Lowe; Cassandra L Atherton; Alyson Miller
ISBN: 9781498550208 1498550207
OCLC Number: 1038037453
Description: xviii, 230 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : an unfinished atomic bomb / David Lowe, Cassandra Atherton, and Alyson Miller --
Defending the indefensible : the tragic life of Hiroshima pilot Paul Tibbets, Jr. / Peter J. Kuznick --
Article 9 as memorial / Carolyn Stevens --
Atomic bomb literature for children : Tatsuharu Kodama's the lunch box and Shin's tricycle / Alyson Miller --
Fading lights : digital visualization and the legacy of Hiroshima and Nagasaki / Mick Broderick --
Two-way mirror : the significance of Hiroshima and Nagasaki for the U.S.-North Korea nuclear crisis / Adam Broinowski --
Hibaku Jumoku, nature, and Hiroshima's recovery after the A-bomb / Glenn Moore --
"In the shadow of the cloud" : Hibakusha poets as public intellectuals / Cassandra Atherton --
The flowers of Hiroshima / Monica Braw --
The Manhattan Project Historical National Park / David Lowe --
Hi-roshimon : what we see when we look at Hiroshima / Robert Jacobs.
Series Title: New studies in modern Japan
Responsibility: edited by David Lowe, Cassandra Atherton and Alyson Miller.

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This collection examines how the use of the atomic bomb in Japan has been memorialized. The contributors analyze the cultural legacies of the atomic bomb in political, historical, literary, and  Read more...
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The atomic bombings, because of the sheer scale of their destruction and the long-term effects on the human mind and body, compelled the survivors to live as hibakusha throughout their entire lives. Read more...

 
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