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❮BOOKS❯ ⚣ Hiroshima: The World's Bomb (Making of the Modern World) Author Andrew J. Rotter – G-couture.co.uk The US decision to drop an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima on 6 August 1945 remains one of the most controversial events of the twentieth century However the controversy over the rights The US decision to drop an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima on 6 August 1945 remains one of the most controversial events of the twentieth century However the controversy over the rights and wrongs of dropping the bomb has tended to obscure a number of fundamental and sobering truths about the development of this fearsome weaponThe principle of killing thousands of enemy civilians from the air was already well established by 1945 and had been practised on numerous occasions by both sides during the Second World War Moreover the bomb dropped on Hiroshima was conceived and built by an international community of scientists not just by the Americans Other nations including Japan and Germany were also developing atomic bombs in the first half of the 1940s albeit hapharzardly Indeed it is difficult to imagine anycombatant nation foregoing the use of the bomb during the war had it been able to obtain one The international team of scientists organized by the Americans just got there firstAs this fascinating new history shows the bomb dropped by a US pilot that hot August morning in 1945 was in many ways the worlds offspring in both a technological and a moral sense And it was the world that would have to face its conseuences strategically diplomatically and culturally in the years ahead.

The US decision to drop an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima on 6 August 1945 remains one of the most controversial events of the twentieth century However the controversy over the rights and wrongs of dropping the bomb has tended to obscure a number of fundamental and sobering truths about the development of this fearsome weaponThe principle of killing thousands of enemy civilians from the air was already well established by 1945 and had been practised on numerous occasions by both sides during the Second World War Moreover the bomb dropped on Hiroshima was conceived and built by an international community of scientists not just by the Americans Other nations including Japan and Germany were also developing atomic bombs in the first half of the 1940s albeit hapharzardly Indeed it is difficult to imagine anycombatant nation foregoing the use of the bomb during the war had it been able to obtain one The international team of scientists organized by the Americans just got there firstAs this fascinating new history shows the bomb dropped by a US pilot that hot August morning in 1945 was in many ways the worlds offspring in both a technological and a moral sense And it was the world that would have to face its conseuences strategically diplomatically and culturally in the years ahead.

hiroshima: kindle world's book bomb free making book modern ebok world mobile Hiroshima: The download Hiroshima: The World's Bomb EpubThe US decision to drop an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima on 6 August 1945 remains one of the most controversial events of the twentieth century However the controversy over the rights and wrongs of dropping the bomb has tended to obscure a number of fundamental and sobering truths about the development of this fearsome weaponThe principle of killing thousands of enemy civilians from the air was already well established by 1945 and had been practised on numerous occasions by both sides during the Second World War Moreover the bomb dropped on Hiroshima was conceived and built by an international community of scientists not just by the Americans Other nations including Japan and Germany were also developing atomic bombs in the first half of the 1940s albeit hapharzardly Indeed it is difficult to imagine anycombatant nation foregoing the use of the bomb during the war had it been able to obtain one The international team of scientists organized by the Americans just got there firstAs this fascinating new history shows the bomb dropped by a US pilot that hot August morning in 1945 was in many ways the worlds offspring in both a technological and a moral sense And it was the world that would have to face its conseuences strategically diplomatically and culturally in the years ahead.

5 thoughts on “Hiroshima: The World's Bomb (Making of the Modern World)

  1. C. H. Maginniss C. H. Maginniss says:

    ePUB Hiroshima: The World's Bomb eBook ñ Hiroshima: The Ú g couture.co.uk Ú hiroshima: kindle, world's book, bomb free, making book, modern ebok, world mobile, Hiroshima: The download, Hiroshima: The World's Bomb EpubAs one would expect from Oxford this is a well written book although perhaps a little racy for the stable The core theme is that the atomic bomb was not purely an American product but a result of the endeavours of many people from many nations through the Republic of Science; Andrew Rotter is persuasive in his argument There is some science involved which reminds one of how much one has forgotten from Physics O Level but it is not unmanageableAndrew Rotter weaves the scientific political engineering financial and military threads well whilst bringing to light the characters and perspectives of many of the key players; the creative tensions he exposes are of particular significance My one concern is his use of inflated casualty figures for Guernica and Rotterdam Not only should the debate have been highlighted but it also suggests that other important suppor


  2. Billdogg Billdogg says:

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  3. MSWu MSWu says:

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  4. George M. Lady George M. Lady says:

    ePUB Hiroshima: The World's Bomb eBook ñ Hiroshima: The Ú g couture.co.uk Ú hiroshima: kindle, world's book, bomb free, making book, modern ebok, world mobile, Hiroshima: The download, Hiroshima: The World's Bomb EpubThis book provides an overview of the decision to drop the atomic bomb the points of view and scientific development that led to the decision and the post WWII development of atomic weapons presented country by country Given this broad scope the detail that can be provided is to a degree limited but nevertheless sufficient given the goals of the book The author implies that the bombs were an atrocity in general but well explains why the decision makers at the time were or less compelled to go ahead and drop the bombs The later day revisionism critical of the bombs is basically avoided; indeed many of the argu


  5. Matthew Kessel Lyon Matthew Kessel Lyon says:

    ePUB Hiroshima: The World's Bomb eBook ñ Hiroshima: The Ú g couture.co.uk Ú hiroshima: kindle, world's book, bomb free, making book, modern ebok, world mobile, Hiroshima: The download, Hiroshima: The World's Bomb EpubReview of the book was spot on and I respect the seller's honesty in that aspect The book is exactly as it was described and as I was hoping it would be


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