First Into Nagasaki MP3: The Censored Eyewitness Dispatches on Post-Atomic Japan and Its Prisoners of War by George WellerFirst Into Nagasaki MP3: The Censored Eyewitness Dispatches on Post-Atomic Japan and Its Prisoners of War by George Weller

First Into Nagasaki MP3: The Censored Eyewitness Dispatches on Post-Atomic Japan and Its Prisoners…

byGeorge Weller

Audio Book (CD) | December 26, 2006

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First Into Nagasaki provides an unparalleled look at the bomb that killed more than 70,000 people and led to the end of WWII.

On September 6, 1945, less than a month after the atomic bomb was dropped on Nagasaki, George Weller, a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, became the first free Westerner to enter the devastated city. Going into hospitals and consulting doctors of the bomb’s victims, he was the first to document its unprecedented medical effects. He also became the first to enter the Allied POW camps, which rivaled Nazi camps for cruelty and bested them for death count.

George Weller, a graduate of Harvard, wrote for the New York Times but made his name covering World War II for the Chicago Daily News. He won many honors as a foreign correspondent, including a 1943 Pulitzer Prize for reporting on soldiers returning from the frontlines. He continued as a foreign correspondent until his death in 2002.  ...
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Title:First Into Nagasaki MP3: The Censored Eyewitness Dispatches on Post-Atomic Japan and Its Prisoners…Format:Audio Book (CD)Dimensions:1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:December 26, 2006Publisher:Blackstone AudioLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0786173246

ISBN - 13:9780786173242

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