Like Alperovitz, Holloway contends that the successful A-bomb
explosion at Alamogordo, New Mexico, on July 16, 1945, changed the purpose of the use of the A-bomb
We interviewed eight A-bomb
survivors--in Japanese, Hibakusha--six women and two men of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings.
The paper birds came to be a world-wide symbol of peace through the courage and determination of Sadako, a young Japanese girl with leukemia caused by radiation from the A-bomb
More than 200 guests and dignitaries were at the launcch of the city's first ever Peace Month, which saw the unveiling of the Hiroshima-Nagasaki A-Bomb
Exhibition at the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum.
The prefectural and city governments of Nagasaki conducted a similar survey in 1999 and the outcome confirmed psychological impacts on residents outside of the areas physically devastated by the A-bomb
The research was carried out between 1954 and 1970 amid fears - later confirmed - that A-bomb
tests in the US and USSR were a major danger to health.
The H-bomb was Teller's greatest love, and he pursued it with undeviating passion even during the war, to the irritation of colleagues who were still trying to figure out how to make an A-bomb
In other words, one team has an A-bomb
, the other team has a peashooter.
Presiding Judge Takaaki Okabe dismissed the government's appeal of the lower court ruling nullifying the government's decision not to recognize the man as an A-bomb
disease patient in 1985.
We want politicians to understand that too many people have died and have been suffering," said Yukio Yoshioka, deputy chief of the Hiroshima Prefectural Confederation of A-bomb
Most of this small collection, originally culled from a specially prepared Truman Library research box of more than four hundred pages of A-bomb
materials, was put together in a small binder by archivists for students doing research papers, and Ferrell added two more documents before publishing this volume.
chapter, cast largely as a narrative, defends the atomic bombing of Japan as both necessary and reasonable.