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Prompt and Utter Destruction [electronic resource]: Truman and the Use of Atomic Bombs Against Japan

J. Samuel Walker
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2004.
Edition
Rev. ed
Language
English
Variant Title
Prompt & utter destruction
Truman and the use of atomic bombs against Japan
ISBN
0807876518 (electronic bk.), 9780807876510 (electronic bk.)
Contents
  • A categorical choice?
  • The most terrible weapon ever known
  • The prospects for victory, June 1945
  • Paths to victory
  • Truman and the bomb at Potsdam
  • Hiroshima and Nagasaki
  • Hiroshima in history
  • Chronology: key events of 1945 relating to the Pacific war.
Description
1 online resource (xv, 142 p.) : ill.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-136) and index.
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