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What was the bombing of Hiroshima? / by Jess Brallier ; illustrated by Tim Foley.

Brallier, Jess M., (author.). Who HQ. (Added Author). Foley, Tim, 1962- (illustrator.).

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  • 16 of 18 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Benton Co PL - Fowler j940.5 BRA (Text) 34044001018413 Juvenile Series Available -
Eckhart PL - Main J 940.54 BRA (Text) 840191002850209 Children's Nonfiction - Lower Level Checked out 03/20/2021
Garrett PL - Garrett J 940.54 BRA (Text) 30010170925724 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood KIDS NONFICTION CURIOSITIES WHAT IS? HIROSHIMA Brallier (Text) 36626104184122 1st Floor Kids New Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg JUUV 940.54 BRA (Text) 39970001467710 JNF Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon JUV BIO HIROSHIMA (Text) 30653005601521 Juvenile Biographies Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y 940.54 HIR (Text) 34330513477159 Juvenile - Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J900 WHAT (Text) 39231033688447 Children's Non-Fiction Collection Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 940.54 BRALLIER (Text) 39206021544877 J Series Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 940.54 BRALLIER (Text) 30403002402329 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781524792657
  • ISBN: 1524792659
  • ISBN: 9781524792664
  • Physical Description: 106 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Workshop, [2020]

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Summary, etc.:
"By August 1945, World War II was over in Europe, but the fighting continued between American forces and the Japanese, who were losing but determined to fight till the bitter end. And so it fell to a new president--Harry S. Truman--to make the fateful decision to drop two atomic bombs--one on Hiroshima and one on Nagasaki--and bring the war to rapid close. Now, even seventy years later, can anyone know if this was the right choice? In a thoughtful account of these history-changing events, Jess Brallier explains the leadup to the bombing, what the terrible results of it were, and how the threat of atomic war has colored world events since."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
870L Lexile
Ages 8-12
Subject: Hiroshima-shi (Japan) > History > Bombardment, 1945 > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Japan > Hiroshima-shi > Juvenile literature.
Atomic bomb > Juvenile literature.

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