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  • ISBN: 1442250585
  • ISBN: 9781442250581
  • Physical Description: xv, 413 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham, : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published under title: The last train from Hiroshima. New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2010.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The killing star -- Gojira's egg -- Setsuko -- And the rest were neutrinos -- The crazy iris -- Kaiten and the faithful elephants -- A vapor in the heavens -- Threads -- Testament -- Legacy: to fold a thousand paper cranes.
Summary, etc.:
Draws on the voices of atomic-bomb survivors and the science of forensic archaeology to describe the events and aftermath of two days in August 1945 when nuclear devices detonated over Japan changed life on Earth forever. --Publisher's description.
Subject: Japan Hiroshima-shi
Forensic archaeology
Atomic bomb victims
Atomic bomb Social aspects
World War (1939-1945)
Bombardment of Hiroshima-shi (Japan : 1945)
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) History Bombardment, 1945
Forensic archaeology Japan Hiroshima-shi
World War, 1939-1945 Japan Hiroshima-shi
Atomic bomb Social aspects Japan Hiroshima-shi History 20th century
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) Biography
Atomic bomb victims Japan Hiroshima-shi Biography
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) History Bombardment, 1945 Personal narratives, Japanese
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Genre: Biography.
History.
Personal narratives > Japanese.
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