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Hiroshima Book

Cover of Marguerite Duras's 'Hiroshima Mon Amour'.


'Hiroshima' by John Hersey, depressing book

hiroshima book | On August 6, 1945, Hiroshima was destroyed by the first atom bomb ever ... an astounding read...

from Travel Babbo

Japan: Kyoto to Hiroshima, a Ten Day Journey

In traveling around southern Japan with National Geographic Travel for ten days, I visited a lot of cool places. These are my ten favorites - places to add to your travel wish lists.


"Hiroshima in the Morning." See for my review.

Hiroshima, Japan. To book go to


Hiroshima | | Hiroshima is John Hersey's timeless and compassionate account of the catastrophic event which heralded the coming of the atomic age. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author went to Japan, while the ashes of Hiroshima were still warm, to interview the survivors of the first atomic bombing. His trip resulted in this world-famous document, the most significant piece of journalism of modern times. "Nothing that can be said about…

Hiroshima Mon Amour - book written by margarite duras...1959 movie director: alain resnais | writer: marguerite duras | stars: emmanuelle riva, eiji okada

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Doomsday Preparation: Stockpile Canned Food

Nuclear Explosion

【mika_no_sekai】さんのInstagramをピンしています。 《On island of Miyajima, you can see this statue. It is statue of Taira no Kiyomori. He was a military leader of the late Heian period (794-1185). He also established the first samurai-dominated administrative goverment in the history of Japan (shogunate). This person is very important for the island.  In 1168, Taira no Kiyomori selected Miyajima as the site of his clan's shrine. And thanks to him, we can also see the most famous shrine on the island…