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To Hell and Back : The Last Train from Hiroshima

By: Pellegrino, Charles.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Asia/Pacific/Perspectives: Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015Description: 1 online resource (433 p.).ISBN: 9781442250598.Subject(s): Atomic bomb -- Social aspects -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi -- History -- 20th century | Atomic bomb victims -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi -- Biography | Forensic archaeology -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi | Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- Biography | Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Personal narratives, Japanese | Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 | World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shiGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: To Hell and Back : The Last Train from HiroshimaDDC classification: 940.54/2521954092 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Contents; Preface; Foreword; Chapter 1. The Killing Star; Chapter 2. Gojira's Egg; Chapter 3. Setsuko; Chapter 4. And the Rest Were Neutrinos; Chapter 5. The Crazy Iris; Chapter 6. Kaiten and the Faithful Elephants; Chapter 7. A Vapor in the Heavens; Chapter 8. Threads; Chapter 9. Testament; Chapter 10. Legacy: To Fold a Thousand Paper Cranes; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index; About the Author
Summary: <span><span style=""font-style:italic;"">To Hell and Back</span><span> offers readers a stunning, "you are there" time capsule, wrapped in elegant prose. Charles Pellegrino's scientific authority and close relationship with the A-bomb survivors make his account the most gripping and authoritative ever written.<br /><br />Also available from compatible vendors is an enhanced e-book version containing never-before-seen video clips of the survivors, their descendants, and the cities as they are today. <br /><br /></span></span>
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Contents; Preface; Foreword; Chapter 1. The Killing Star; Chapter 2. Gojira's Egg; Chapter 3. Setsuko; Chapter 4. And the Rest Were Neutrinos; Chapter 5. The Crazy Iris; Chapter 6. Kaiten and the Faithful Elephants; Chapter 7. A Vapor in the Heavens; Chapter 8. Threads; Chapter 9. Testament; Chapter 10. Legacy: To Fold a Thousand Paper Cranes; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index; About the Author

<span><span style=""font-style:italic;"">To Hell and Back</span><span> offers readers a stunning, "you are there" time capsule, wrapped in elegant prose. Charles Pellegrino's scientific authority and close relationship with the A-bomb survivors make his account the most gripping and authoritative ever written.<br /><br />Also available from compatible vendors is an enhanced e-book version containing never-before-seen video clips of the survivors, their descendants, and the cities as they are today. <br /><br /></span></span>

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