Hiroshima: Ground Zero 1945

New York: Int'l Center of Photography, 2011. First Edition. First Printing. Oversized, 248, wraps, illus., portfolio of reference materials, index. Wrapped in the original shrink wrap. Exhibition catalogue published by the International Center of Photography in New York, NY; the exhibit dates were May 20 to August 28, 2011. The atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima on August 6, 1945, was the first wartime use of a nuclear weapon, and along with the bombing of Nagasaki three days later, heralded the surrender of Japan and the end of World War II. After the dust had settled, President Truman dispatched military personnel and civilians to photograph the destruction. This exceptional exhibition catalogue includes essays by John W. Dower, Adam Harrison Levy, and David Monteyne. Condition: as new.

Keywords: Japan, Photography, WWII, Hiroshima, Atomic Bomb, Bombing Survey, Civil Defense, Ground Zero, John Dower

ISBN: 3869303344

[Book #56876]

Price: $125.00

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