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Hiroshima

by John Hersey

|March 4, 1989

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On August 6, 1945, Hiroshima was destroyed by the first atom bomb ever dropped on a city. This book, John Hersey's journalistic masterpiece, tells what happened on that day. Told through the memories of survivors, this timeless, powerful and compassionate…

Hiroshima

by John Hersey

|January 29, 2014

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The Wall

by John Hersey

|March 12, 1988

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Riveting and compelling, The Wall tells the inspiring story of forty men and women who escape the dehumanizing horror of the Warsaw ghetto. John Hersey's novel documents the Warsaw ghetto both as an emblem of Nazi persecution and as a personal confrontation with…

A Single Pebble

by John Hersey

|February 11, 1989

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A young American engineer sent to China to inspect the unruly Yangtze River travels up through the river's gorges searching for dam sites. Pulled on a junk hauled by forty-odd trackers, he is carried, too, into the settled, ancient way of life of the people of…

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Of Men And War

by John Hersey

|November 6, 2015

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Find out how war smells, looks, and feels to fighting men—and how courage grows from their desperate will to live. In five true stories of World War II— • Survival • The Battle of the River • Nine Men on a Four-Man Raft • Borie’s Last Battle • Front Seats at Sea…

Blues

by John Hersey

|February 12, 1988

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The pleasures of a summer's bluefishing off Martha's Vineyard are marvelously evoked as John Hersey reflects upon the angler's art, wonders of the teeming oceans where fish and fisherman confront each other, and the web of interdependence they share. 14…

Hiroshima

by John Hersey

|October 31, 2005

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On August 6, 1945, an atomic bomb destroyed the city of Hiroshima, Japan. This book, a masterpiece by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist John Hersey, reveals what happened on that day. Told through the memories of six survivors, it is a timeless, powerful, and…

Antonietta

by John Hersey

|July 27, 1993

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A saga of a magnificent violin, Antonietta, named after a beautiful woman who was the inspiration of Antonio Stradivari's later years. As Hersey brings Mozart, Berlioz, and Stravinsky to life, he offers us a marvelous celebration of the changing character and…

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John Hersey (1914–93) was a correspondent for Time and Life magazines when in 1942 he was sent to cover Guadalcanal, the largest of the Solomon Islands in the Western Pacific. While there, Hersey observed a small battle upon which Into the Valley is based.…

Hiroshima

by John Hersey

|March 2, 2007

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A year after the historic bombing that killed at least 100,000 people, John Hersey published this compassionate, journalistic account focusing on six survivors: five Japanese citizens from all stations of life (a clerk, two doctors, a seamstress, and a pastor)…