Hiroshima's Shadow

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Kai Bird, Lawrence Lifschultz
Pamphleteer's Press, 1998 - History - 584 pages
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Essays and memoirs discuss the decision to use the atomic bomb against Japan in 1945.

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Contents

THE EARLY CONTROVERSY
xxiv
HIROSHIMA MYTHS VS MODERN SCHOLARSHIP
5
the Bomb End the War?
22
Copyright

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About the author (1998)

Kai Bird is the co-author with Martin J. Sherwin of the Pulitzer Prize-winning biography, "American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer" (2005), which also won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography. His other books include "The Chairman: John J. McCloy, the Making of the American Establishment" (1992) and "The Color of Truth: McGeorge Bundy & William Bundy, Brothers in Arms "(1998). Bird's many honors include fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, the German Marshall Fund, and the Rockefeller Foundation. A contributing editor of "The Nation", he lives in Kathmandu, Nepal, with his wife and son.

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