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atomic bomb and the end of World War II....

Herbert Feis

atomic bomb and the end of World War II....

by Herbert Feis

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published under the title "Japan subdued: the atomic bomb, and the end of the war in the Pacific", Princeton, 1961.

The Physical Object
Paginationvi,213p. ;
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19669788M
ISBN 100691056013

  World War II officially ended at a.m. Tokyo time, September 2, , when Japanese emissaries signed the surrender document aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay. Although a few pumpkin bombing missions were flown by the th between the second A-bomb drop and the surrender announcement on Aug for all practical purposes.   “Countdown The Extraordinary Story of the Atomic Bomb and the Days that Changed the World” by Chris Wallace and Mitch Weiss, Avid Reader’s Press, , pages, $

The planes soon would have been reinforced with thousands more American and British bombers freed from the end of World War II in Europe. The napalming of Tokyo had already taken some , lives.   After five years of speaking to audiences across the country about the U.S. atomic bombing of Nagasaki, the subject of my book, I can hardly .

The Atomic Bomb and the End of World War II. Book Description: This book discusses the decision to use the atomic bomb. Libraries and scholars will find it a necessary adjunct to their other studies by Pulitzer-Prize author Herbert Feis on World War II. Originally published in   Atomic Bombs Didn't End WW II in Pacific Paul Ham History News Network August 6, Many historians and most lay people still believe the atomic destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki ended the Pacific War.


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