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Books with title Hiroshima and Nagasaki: The Atomic Bombings that Shook the World

  • Hiroshima and Nagasaki: The Atomic Bombings that Shook the World

    Michael Burgan

    Paperback (Capstone Press, Aug. 1, 2019)
    Vivid storytelling brings World War II history to life and place readers in the shoes of the people who experienced the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan. From the development of the bombs and the decision to use them to the moments they were dropped and the devastation they wrought, readers get a firsthand look at events that truly shook the world. Suspenseful, dramatic events unfold in chronological, interwoven stories from the different perspectives of people who experienced the events while they were happening. Narratives intertwine to create a breathless, "What's Next?" kind of read. Students gain a new perspective on historical figures as they learn about real people struggling to decide how best to act in a given moment.
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  • Hiroshima and Nagasaki: The Atomic Bombings that Shook the World

    Michael Burgan

    Library Binding (Capstone Press, Aug. 1, 2019)
    Vivid storytelling brings World War II history to life and place readers in the shoes of the people who experienced the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan. From the development of the bombs and the decision to use them to the moments they were dropped and the devastation they wrought, readers get a firsthand look at events that truly shook the world. Suspenseful, dramatic events unfold in chronological, interwoven stories from the different perspectives of people who experienced the events while they were happening. Narratives intertwine to create a breathless, "What's Next?" kind of read. Students gain a new perspective on historical figures as they learn about real people struggling to decide how best to act in a given moment.
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  • The Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

    J. Poolos

    eBook (Chelsea House Pub, Sept. 1, 2008)
    Each book in this series begins with historical context to depict life in the time and place of the featured event, builds to a vivid description of the disaster, discusses the aftermath, and then analyzes the way the disaster changed history and impacted the future.
  • The Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

    Sylvia Engdahl

    eBook (Greenhaven Press, June 7, 2011)
    This series provides multiple views of momentous events in recent history; each book helps readers develop critical thinking skills, increase global awareness, and enhance their understanding of international perspectives about historic events.; ; Using primary and secondary sources, each volume provides background information on a significant event in modern world history, presents the controversies surrounding the event, and offers first-person narratives from people who lived through or were impacted by the event. All volumes in the series include an annotated table of contents, a world map, a chronology, a glossary of key terms, a bibliography, and a subject index.
  • Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, The

    Sylvia Engdahl

    Library Binding (Greenhaven Press, June 7, 2011)
    Each volume opens with background information -- including primary source material -- covering the periods leading up to, during and after the event. Then, each volume offers an in-depth, multinational perspective on the controversies surrounding the event and the current implications or long-lasting effects. Each volume concludes with first-person narratives from people who lived through or were directly impacted by the event.
  • The Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

    J. Poolos

    Library Binding (Chelsea House Pub, Sept. 1, 2008)
    Each book in this series begins with historical context to depict life in the time and place of the featured event, builds to a vivid description of the disaster, discusses the aftermath, and then analyzes the way the disaster changed history and impacted the future.
  • The Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

    Valerie Bodden

    Library Binding (Creative Educ, Aug. 31, 2007)
    Describes the bombing of these Japanese cities by the United States during World War II, discussing the development of the atomic bomb, what happened when the bombs were dropped, their consequences, and international reaction.