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By Michihiko Hachiya M.D.

The past due Dr. Michihiko Hachiya was once director of the Hiroshima Communications medical institution while the world's first atomic bomb used to be dropped at the urban. although his tasks within the appalling chaos of a devastated urban have been outstanding, he stumbled on time to checklist the tale day-by-day, with compassion and tenderness. His compelling diary was once initially released through the UNC Press in 1955, with the aid of Dr. Warner Wells of the collage of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, who used to be a surgical advisor to the Atomic Bomb Casualty fee and who grew to become a chum of Dr. Hachiya. In a brand new foreword, John Dower displays at the enduring significance of the diary fifty years after the bombing.

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