The Resource Bridging the atomic divide : debating Japan-US attitudes on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Harry J. Wray and Seishiro Sugihara ; translated by Norman Hu

Bridging the atomic divide : debating Japan-US attitudes on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Harry J. Wray and Seishiro Sugihara ; translated by Norman Hu

Label
Bridging the atomic divide : debating Japan-US attitudes on Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Title
Bridging the atomic divide
Title remainder
debating Japan-US attitudes on Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Statement of responsibility
Harry J. Wray and Seishiro Sugihara ; translated by Norman Hu
Title variation
Debating Japan-US attitudes on Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
"In this study, two scholars examine historical perceptions of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Structured as a balanced dialogue, the authors analyze how the attacks are remembered by Japanese and others as well as the various debates surrounding the bombings."--Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wray, Harry
Dewey number
940.54/2521954
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.25.H6
LC item number
W7313 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
  • Nagasaki-shi (Japan)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Japan
  • United States
  • Japan
  • United States
  • Capitulations, Military
  • Atomic bomb
Label
Bridging the atomic divide : debating Japan-US attitudes on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Harry J. Wray and Seishiro Sugihara ; translated by Norman Hu
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published: Nihonjin no genbaku toka ron wa konomama de yoi no ka: genbaku toka wo meguru Nichi-Bei no hajimete no taiwa by Nisshin Hodo, 2015."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Descent into inhumanity -- The unconditional surrender formula and limited alternatives to atomic bombs : pros and cons -- The Potsdam Declaration: a missed opportunity by Japan to avoid atomic bombings and a Soviet entry -- That "final decisive battle" -- The role of decrypted messages -- Japan's decision to wage a final decisive battle produced the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, the first of the "triple shocks" -- Two shocks in one day -- Militants' intransigent response: extinction before surrender -- Contentious issues surrounding the atomic bombings, the mistaken "atomic diplomacy" thesis, and its impact on Japanese textbooks -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: Supplemental commentary -- diplomacy at start and end of Japan-US war, and subsequent problems -- Appendix B: regarding Wray's examination of the Pearl Harbor issue -- Appendix C: The historical significance of President Obama's visit to Hiroshima -- Afterword
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 321 pages
Isbn
9781498593212
Lccn
2018046767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1057231356
  • (OCoLC)ybp15752842
Label
Bridging the atomic divide : debating Japan-US attitudes on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Harry J. Wray and Seishiro Sugihara ; translated by Norman Hu
Publication
Note
"Originally published: Nihonjin no genbaku toka ron wa konomama de yoi no ka: genbaku toka wo meguru Nichi-Bei no hajimete no taiwa by Nisshin Hodo, 2015."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Descent into inhumanity -- The unconditional surrender formula and limited alternatives to atomic bombs : pros and cons -- The Potsdam Declaration: a missed opportunity by Japan to avoid atomic bombings and a Soviet entry -- That "final decisive battle" -- The role of decrypted messages -- Japan's decision to wage a final decisive battle produced the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, the first of the "triple shocks" -- Two shocks in one day -- Militants' intransigent response: extinction before surrender -- Contentious issues surrounding the atomic bombings, the mistaken "atomic diplomacy" thesis, and its impact on Japanese textbooks -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: Supplemental commentary -- diplomacy at start and end of Japan-US war, and subsequent problems -- Appendix B: regarding Wray's examination of the Pearl Harbor issue -- Appendix C: The historical significance of President Obama's visit to Hiroshima -- Afterword
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 321 pages
Isbn
9781498593212
Lccn
2018046767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1057231356
  • (OCoLC)ybp15752842

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