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Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb and the Architecture of an American


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ISBN 10: 0679443312 / ISBN 13: 9780679443315
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ALPEROVITZ, GAR. The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb and the Architecture of an American Myth. Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. 847 pp., 1st ed., v.g.+/slight wear to d.j. Bookseller Inventory # 47145

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Title: Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb and the ...

Publication Date: 1995

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: 1st Edition.

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Stating that the United States did not have to use the atomic bomb in order to win the war, a detailed study profiles a defeated Japan while citing the influences of such figures as Dwight Eisenhower and James F. Byrnes on the decision. 50,000 first printing. Tour.

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"A massively detailed yet fascinating and readable work of scholarship."--San Francisco Chronicle

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