White flash, black rain: women of Japan relive the bomb

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Milkweed Editions, Jun 15, 1995 - Poetry - 104 pages
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The voices in this powerful collection of poetry and prose refute the assumption that the devastation unleashed on Hiroshima and Nagasaki ended with the war. Their words echo the refrain that the ravages of war live on in the body and soul, in victim and victor.

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The poetry was haunting, wonderful, clawing at my insides. The essays, however, left much to be desired. I thought they were logical but preachy, and had none of the spirit that the poetry did. It's a ... Read full review


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