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Letters from the End of the World

A Firsthand Account of the Bombing of Hiroshima

by Toyofumi Ogura

  • 79 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Kodansha International .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Essays, journals, letters & other prose works,
  • Military,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Japan,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Historical,
  • Asia - Japan

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKisaburo Murakami (Translator), Shigeru Fujii (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9037429M
    ISBN 104770027761
    ISBN 109784770027764

    The “War Letters” department of World War II magazine features letters written from the battlefields and the homefront, prepared for our readers by Andrew Carroll to honor and to provide insight into the generation who knew the war firsthand.. Andrew Carroll is the editor of several New York Times bestsellers, including Behind the Lines and War Letters, which was the basis of the. The trilogy books explore choices, consequences, and the complexities of human emotions, especially when we are placed in a less-than-desirable setting. End of the World: The Beginning, is the first book in a new serial and became an Amazon #1 Bestseller two weeks after publication/5(37).

    " The End of the World Book is in turn informative, playful, erotic, imaginary, witty, perverse, charming, autobiographical, and full of wonders; the letter K, for example, begins with Kafka and ends with Freddie Krueger. If the world is ending soon, I recommend you read it while there’s still time.". The End of the World, a South Korean TV series directed by Ahn Pan-seok The End of the F***ing World (sometimes written as The End of the Fucking World), a UK TV show which first aired in Also the book it was based upon.

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