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From Hiroshima to the moon

Daniel Lang

From Hiroshima to the moon

chronicles of life in the atomic age.

by Daniel Lang

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination496p.
Number of Pages496
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21211398M

The book starts on August 6, , the day the first atomic bomb was dropped on human beings, and ends in , with updates on the lives of the six survivors chronicled in the book. When the bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, and a few days later on Nagasaki, Japan had been at war with the United States for three and a half years. Charles R. Pellegrino (born ) is an American writer, the author of several books related to science and archaeology, including Return to Sodom and Gomorrah, Ghosts of the Titanic, Unearthing Atlantis and Ghosts of Vesuvius. Errors in Pellegrino's book The Last Train from Hiroshima () prompted its publisher to withdraw it within a few months of publication.

Hiroshima prefecture ( pop. 2,,), 3, sq mi (8, sq km), is generally mountainous, with fertile valleys. Rice and oranges are grown extensively, cattle are raised, textiles are manufactured, and shipyards are plentiful. Hiroshima, Kure, and Onomichi are among the important cities of Japan. The total time of boarding from Hiroshima to Matsuyama is at fastest, 68 minutes. Regular service is one way 12 services per day. All seats are non-reserved seats. It has a free wi-fi, so that you can easily research for tourist information while you head to your destination. a calm mature atmosphere with the moon glittering on the water.

Hiroshima Questions. BACK; NEXT ; Bring on the tough stuff - there’s not just one right answer. Why did Hersey pick six people whose stories were interconnected in some way? What is the effect of that choice? Why do you think Hersey chose the people he did? How do these personalities/stories work together or complement each other? There are very few books available on the subject. I am not aware of a more researched one than One Small Step?The Great Moon Hoax and the Race to Dominate Earth From Space by German researcher Gerhard Wisnewski, originally published in , from which I will quote repeatedly.. There is also some valuable material, which I will not discuss here for lack of space, in Randy Walsh’s The Apollo.


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From Hiroshima to the Moon: Chronicles of Life in the Atomic Age. Lang, Daniel. Dell. paperback, covers clean/bright, binding tight, text clean, body square, solid copy From Hiroshima to the moon. [Daniel Lang] -- Articles which originally appeared, in slightly different form, in the "New Yorker", about individuals whose lives have been dramatically affected by.

From Hiroshima to the moon chronicles of life in the atomic age. by Daniel Lang. Published by Simon and Schuster in New York. Written in EnglishCited by: 6. From Hiroshima to the moon;: Chronicles of life in the atomic age by Lang, Daniel A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner Rating: % positive.

from hiroshima to the moon by Daniel Lang ‧ RELEASE DATE: Nov. 4, From the cloak and dagger days of Oak Ridge to the rocket launching sites of today, a New Yorker staffer has covered the advent of the Atomic Age in a series of articles now collected in a highly readable book.

From Hiroshima to the moon; chronicles of life in the atomic age by Lang, Daniel. Publication date Topics Technology and civilization, Nuclear warfare, Nuclear energy, Astronautics and civilization Publisher New York, Simon and Schuster Internet Archive Books.

American :   Sun Nov 20 From Hiroshima to the Moon: At a flea market Sumana got me a really good book: From Hiroshima to the Moon: Chronicles of Life in the Atomic Age by Daniel Lang.

It was published inso the "Moon" in the title is purely aspirational--nothing in this book even gets close to the moon.

From Hiroshima to the moon by Daniel Lang; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Moral and ethical aspects, Astronautics and civilization, Nuclear energy, Moral and ethical aspects of Nuclear warfare, Nuclear warfare, Technology and civilization.

Hiroshima is a book by Pulitzer Prize-winning author John tells the stories of six survivors of the atomic bomb dropped on is regarded as one of the earliest examples of the New Journalism, in which the story-telling techniques of fiction are adapted to non-fiction reporting.

The work was originally published in The New Yorker, which had planned to run it over four Author: John Hersey. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lang, Daniel, From Hiroshima to the moon.

New York: Simon and Schuster, (OCoLC) On August 6,the first atomic bomb is dropped from an American plane on theresidents of Hiroshima, Japan. Most of the city is destroyed and thous Book Summary. Hiroshima (A Day That Made History Series) From Hiroshima to the moon;: Chronicles of life in the atomic age.

Daniel Lang. The New Yorker Book of War Pieces: London, to Hiroshima, New Yorker Magazine Inc. Published by Schocken Books:NY (). November Hiroshima Notes is written by the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, so I was very excited to read his account of the Hiroshima bombing, convinced that this was an essential work.

The book consists of essays Kenzaburo Oe wrote about his visits to Hiroshima (). On his first journey to Hiroshima Augustthe author arrives in the Peace Memorial Hall and is /5. Since the setting is the title of the book, you probably got the memo that this subject is kind of a big deal.

Hersey details the lives and actions of six residents of the Hiroshima, starting immediately prior to the dropping of the bomb on August 6, and moving up all the way through the mids.

A new kind of bomb is believed to have been used and the "details are being investigated." No one in Hiroshima hears the broadcast by the American president saying that it was an atomic bomb that hit Hiroshima, more powerful t tons of TNT.

Suffering and. Devastation in Hiroshima days after the US air force dropped an atom bomb on the city in August Hersey’s book was meant to be a standard.

Ostensibly the story of a love affair between a Japanese architect and a French actress visiting Japan to make a film on peace, Hiroshima Mon Amour is a stunning exploration of the influence of war on both Japanese and French culture and the conflict between love and humanity.5/5(1).

Close-Ups of Scientists at Work; FROM HIROSHIMA TO THE MOON. Chronicles of Life in the Atomic Age. By Daniel Lang. New York: Simon & Schuster. $5. Mysterious Structures On The MOON.

Moon Alien Base Mysterious Structures On The MOON “Luna Base,” according to many UFOlogists is a newly discovered ancient Alien base on the far side of the Moon (e.g., the side we never see).

They say it was filmed by the Apollo Astronauts and a number of probes on the flyby missions.This book is about the bombing of Hiroshima from the United States of America.

This is a lengthy and wordy book, but also has plenty of real photographs. This book also has a table of contents making it easy for students to navigate through it. 3. I liked this book because it is very colorful and easy for a student to read and enjoy learning /5.

This file photo taken in shows the devastated city of Hiroshima in days after the first atomic bomb was dropped by a US Air Force B on August 6,