ISBN: 0679721037 Global Overview for this book
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"On August 6, 1945, 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 Times).
Almost 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 of Hiroshima."
Here's another copy on my BookCrossing shelf.
Themes for Secretariat's 2017 Never Judge a Book By Its Cover Challenge (4th quarter):
Week 40: fall colors (orange, brown, red, yellow)
Week 47: award-winning authors (Pulitzer Prize)
Week 49: water
WILD RELEASE NOTES:
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Released for Secretariat's 2017 Never Judge a Book By Its Cover Challenge (week 52: 4th quarter re-do) and DragonGoddess's What's in a Name challenge.
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