Hiroshima by John Hersey

This book provides a detailed account of the aftermath of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima during World War II, as experienced by six survivors. The narrative follows the survivors from the moment of the explosion to their lives in the following years. It explores their struggles, their resilience, and the profound physical, emotional, and social impacts of the event, offering a poignant examination of the human capacity to endure and rebuild in the face of unimaginable devastation.

The 616th greatest book of all time


Published
1946
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
100-200
Words
30,000
Original Language
English

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