Hiroshima

Hiroshima

—4—

Hiroshima by John Hersey tells the story of August 6, 1945, the day of the first atomic bomb, through the eyes of six survivors: a clerk, a physician, and widow, a German priest, a surgeon, and a pastor. Told in journalistic style, this novel shows the horror of that day and the weeks and months to come, the long-lasting effects of the bomb, the human loss, and the heroism of the survivors.

4/5

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Book Reviews, Classic Literature, Nonfiction and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to Hiroshima

  1. Pingback: Hiroshima by John Hersey « Page247

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s