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Author Kort, Michael, 1944-

Title The Columbia guide to Hiroshima and the bomb / Michael Kort.

Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  940.5425 K845c 2007    ---  Available
Description xvi, 435 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Columbia guides to American history and cultures
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Historical narrative -- The debate over Hiroshima -- Building the atomic bomb -- The Pacific war -- The decision to drop the bomb -- The Japanese government, Ketsu-Go, and Potsdam -- Hiroshima, Nagasaki, and Japan's surrender -- Hiroshima and American Power -- Key questions and interpretations -- Resources -- Chronology -- Glossary of military terms and abbreviations --Glossary of names -- Selected bibliography -- Archival collections -- Government publications --Microfilm document collections -- Published document collections -- Interviews and personal communications -- Books, articles, and transcripts -- Web sites -- Documents -- Guide to the documents -- A. American civilian documents -- B. American Military Documents -- C. MAGIC diplomatic summaries -- D. Japanese government documents, military documents, and diary entries -- E. Japanese surrender documents -- F. United States Strategic bombing survey : summary report and interrogations of Japanese officials -- G. Statements of Japanese officials on World War II, Military Intelligence Section, Historical Division, U.S. Army.
Subject Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945.
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Sources.
Atomic bomb -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Atomic bomb -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
Atomic bomb -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Atomic bomb -- Japan -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
ISBN 0231130163 (alk. paper)
9780231130165 (alk. paper)
Standard No. YDXCP 2468809
NLGGC 302388850
AU@ 000040830838

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