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Modern day perspectives on hiroshima

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Modern Day Perspectives on Hiroshima

The atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan ended World War II in 1945. At the time Americans were happy the war was over and some even wanted to drop more atomic bombs. This public radio story describes how Americans’ attitude toward dropping atomic bombs on Japan changed from mostly positive to mostly negative in the years after the Second World War.

World History II World War II Nonfiction

Story Length: 5:47

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Richard Paul, distributed by PRX

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