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The Resource Atomic tragedy : Henry L. Stimson and the decision to use the bomb against Japan, Sean L. Malloy

Atomic tragedy : Henry L. Stimson and the decision to use the bomb against Japan, Sean L. Malloy

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Atomic tragedy : Henry L. Stimson and the decision to use the bomb against Japan
Title
Atomic tragedy
Title remainder
Henry L. Stimson and the decision to use the bomb against Japan
Statement of responsibility
Sean L. Malloy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the decision-making process and struggle of Secretary of State Henry L. Stimson as he oversaw the American nuclear weapons program during World War II and his responsibility for using the atomic bomb against Japan
Biography type
contains biographical information
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259091
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
Dewey number
940.542521954
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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Henry L. Stimson and the decision to use the bomb against Japan
Label
Atomic tragedy : Henry L. Stimson and the decision to use the bomb against Japan, Sean L. Malloy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-225) and index
Contents
Introduction : "Its use must weigh heavily on our minds and on our hearts" -- The education of Henry L. Stimson -- The road to Pearl Harbor -- "A most terrible thing" -- "The international situation" -- The ordeal of Henry L. Stimson -- Hiroshima and Nagasaki by way of Potsdam -- The last full measure -- "The full enumeration of the steps in the tragedy" -- Conclusion : "a grave and continuing responsibility."
Control code
181602146
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 223 p.
Isbn
9780801446542
Lccn
2007048069
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)181602146
Label
Atomic tragedy : Henry L. Stimson and the decision to use the bomb against Japan, Sean L. Malloy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-225) and index
Contents
Introduction : "Its use must weigh heavily on our minds and on our hearts" -- The education of Henry L. Stimson -- The road to Pearl Harbor -- "A most terrible thing" -- "The international situation" -- The ordeal of Henry L. Stimson -- Hiroshima and Nagasaki by way of Potsdam -- The last full measure -- "The full enumeration of the steps in the tragedy" -- Conclusion : "a grave and continuing responsibility."
Control code
181602146
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 223 p.
Isbn
9780801446542
Lccn
2007048069
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)181602146

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