Remembering Hiroshima | University of Idaho

Tuesday, September 13, 2022 - 9:00am to Wednesday, September 14, 2022 - 8:00pm

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Moscow, ID 83843
Books: 
Political Fallout: Nuclear Weapons Testing and the Making of a Global Environmental Crisis By Toshihiro Higuchi Cover Image
$33.60
ISBN: 9781503612891
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Published: Stanford University Press - May 5th, 2020

Political Fallout is the story of one of the first human-driven, truly global environmental crises--radioactive fallout from nuclear weapons testing during the Cold War--and the international response. Beginning in 1945, the United States, Britain, and the Soviet Union detonated hundreds of nuclear weapons in the atmosphere, scattering a massive amount of radioactivity across the globe.


Godzilla on My Mind: Fifty Years of the King of Monsters By William M. Tsutsui Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781403964748
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This book is non-returnable. We will confirm your order with you before placing to be sure you acknowledge and accept.
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 15th, 2004

This year, to mark the fiftieth anniversary of his first appearance on the screen, the original, uncut version of Godzilla was released in American theaters to the delight of Sci-Fi and B-Movie fans everywhere.


Hiroshima By John Hersey Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9780679721031
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Published: Vintage - March 4th, 1989

“One of the great classics of the war" (The New Republic) that tells what happened in Hiroshima through the memories of survivors—from a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist. 


Hiroshima: Why America Dropped the Atomic Bomb By Ronald Takaki Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316831246
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 1st, 1996

The bombing of Hiroshima was one of the pivotal events of the twentieth century, yet this controversial question remains unresolved. At the time, General Dwight Eisenhower, General Douglas MacArthur, and chief of staff Admiral William Leahy all agreed that an atomic attack on Japanese cities was unnecessary. All of them believed that Japan had already been beaten and that the war would soon end.


Hiroshima Notes By Kenzaburo Oe, David L. Swain (Translator), Toshi Yonezawa (Translator) Cover Image
By Kenzaburo Oe, David L. Swain (Translator), Toshi Yonezawa (Translator)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802134646
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Published: Grove Press - June 7th, 1996

Hiroshima Notes is a powerful statement on the Hiroshima bombing and its terrible legacy by the 1994 Nobel laureate for literature. Oe's account of the lives of the many victims of Hiroshima and the valiant efforts of those who cared for them, both immediately after the atomic blast and in the years that follow, reveals the horrific extent of the devastation.


Barefoot Gen Volume 1: A Cartoon Story of Hiroshima By Keiji Nakazawa Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780867196023
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Published: Last Gasp - September 1st, 2004

This harrowing story of Hiroshima was one of the original Japanese manga series. New and unabridged, this is an all-new translation of the author's first-person experiences of Hiroshima and its aftermath, is a reminder of the suffering war brings to innocent people. Its emotions and experiences speak to children and adults everywhere.


Barefoot Gen Volume 2: The Day After By Keiji Nakazawa Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780867196191
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Published: Last Gasp - September 10th, 2004

Barefoot Gen Volume Two ―The Day After ―tells the story of the day after the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, as seen through the eyes of seven-year-old Gen Nakaoka. Gen, his mother, and his newborn sister face the horrors of the day after the bomb.


Barefoot Gen Volume 3: Life After the Bomb By Keiji Nakazawa Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780867195941
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Published: Last Gasp - September 30th, 2005

Barefoot Gen Volume Three ―Life After the Bomb ―picks up the story with Gen, his mother and his baby brother searching for a place to rest in the bomb's aftermath. Facing rejection, hunger, and humiliation, they come to realize that they still have ―and can share ―three crucial possessions: their self-respect, their hope, and their inner strength.


Barefoot Gen Volume 4: Out of the Ashes By Keiji Nakazawa Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780867195958
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Published: Last Gasp - October 1st, 2005

Barefoot Gen Volume Four ―Out of the Ashes ―resumes nine days after the bomb, as Gen and his mother continue to struggle for food, shelter and water amid chaos and vast human suffering. Though confronted with the most despicable aspects of humankind, Gen acts with love and compassion.