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Hiroshima 1945---Hiroshima today Tokyo 1923---Tokyo today Kobe 1995---Kobe today

Japan marked the 68th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima today with a somber ceremony to honor the dead. The August 6, 1945 blast killed up to 140,000 people. The bombing of Nagasaki three days later killed tens of thousands more, prompting Japan's surrender to WWII allies. (AP)

70th Anniversary of Hiroshima bombing

Japan marked the 68th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima today with a somber ceremony to honor the dead. The August 6, 1945 blast killed up to 140,000 people. The bombing of Nagasaki three days later killed tens of thousands more, prompting Japan's surrender to WWII allies. (AP)

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HIROSHIMA, late 1945—The twisted wreckage of a theatre lurches above rubble some 900 yards from the epicenter of the explosion. The bomb dropped on Hiroshima killed about 70,000 people immediately; another 70,000 were injured, and thousands more have since died as a result of radiation exposure. PHOTOGRAPH BY BERNARD HOFFMAN, THE LIFE PICTURE COLLECTION, GETTY IMAGES

HIROSHIMA, late 1945—The twisted wreckage of a theatre lurches above rubble some 900 yards from the epicenter of the explosion. The bomb dropped on Hiroshima killed about 70,000 people immediately; another 70,000 were injured, and thousands more have since died as a result of radiation exposure. PHOTOGRAPH BY BERNARD HOFFMAN, THE LIFE PICTURE COLLECTION, GETTY IMAGES

Delicate gold leaf earrings. These pretty golden raw brass ginkgo leaf earrings dangle from simple ear wires. Each earring measures approx 1 1/2 inches from the top of the ear-wire to the bottom of the leaf. The ginkgo leaf symbolizes peace, hope, and longevity.  Historically, the long-lived ginkgo represented strength and longevity to the Japanese. This symbolism became even more poignant after four ginkgo trees survived the 1945 atomic blast of Hiroshima. Today the trees remain as remi...

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Delicate gold leaf earrings. These pretty golden raw brass ginkgo leaf earrings dangle from simple ear wires. Each earring measures approx 1 1/2 inches from the top of the ear-wire to the bottom of the leaf. The ginkgo leaf symbolizes peace, hope, and longevity. Historically, the long-lived ginkgo represented strength and longevity to the Japanese. This symbolism became even more poignant after four ginkgo trees survived the 1945 atomic blast of Hiroshima. Today the trees remain as remi...

The discovered diary of Yoko, a 13-year-old Japanese girl who lived near Hiroshima.While the core of the book is Yoko's diary, it would also include information about the war, the Japanese way of life, Hiroshima today and extra material to complete a poignant and comprehensive view of one of history's most horrific events. Ages: 8-12. Edited by Paul Ham and translated by Debbie Edwards. Shortlisted under the Young People's History Prize for the 2014 NSW Premier's History Awards.

The discovered diary of Yoko, a 13-year-old Japanese girl who lived near Hiroshima.While the core of the book is Yoko's diary, it would also include information about the war, the Japanese way of life, Hiroshima today and extra material to complete a poignant and comprehensive view of one of history's most horrific events. Ages: 8-12. Edited by Paul Ham and translated by Debbie Edwards. Shortlisted under the Young People's History Prize for the 2014 NSW Premier's History Awards.

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Hiroshima marks 70 years since atomic bombing with calls to end 'absolute evil' of nuclear weapons

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Hiroshima. Arriving in the city by rail on a day trip out of Osaka I’ll admit that the sum total of my knowledge about the city was that the atomic bomb (“a-bomb”) dropped here in World War II. While I was very interested in the history surrounding this, I also wanted

Hiroshima. Arriving in the city by rail on a day trip out of Osaka I’ll admit that the sum total of my knowledge about the city was that the atomic bomb (“a-bomb”) dropped here in World War II. While I was very interested in the history surrounding this, I also wanted

August 06, 1945. Mushroom cloud from the atomic explosion over Hiroshima. S)

August 06, 1945. Mushroom cloud from the atomic explosion over Hiroshima. S)

Vehicles travel near Hondori, through downtown Hiroshima.

Vehicles travel near Hondori, through downtown Hiroshima.

Japan, Hiroshima Today - Past Meets Present

Japan, Hiroshima Today - Past Meets Present

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