The Resource What was the bombing of Hiroshima?, by Jess Brallier ; illustrated by Tim Foley, (electronic resource)

What was the bombing of Hiroshima?, by Jess Brallier ; illustrated by Tim Foley, (electronic resource)

Label
What was the bombing of Hiroshima?
Title
What was the bombing of Hiroshima?
Statement of responsibility
by Jess Brallier ; illustrated by Tim Foley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"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"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brallier, Jess M
Dewey number
940.54/2521954
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
Intended audience source
Penguin Workshop
Interest level
MG
LC call number
D767.25.H6
LC item number
B725 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Reading level
6.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Foley, Tim
Series statement
What was?
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Atomic bomb
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Atomic bomb
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What was the bombing of Hiroshima?, by Jess Brallier ; illustrated by Tim Foley, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.axis360.baker-taylor.com/Title?itemid=0025493076
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-106)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (106 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781524792671
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0025493076
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unknown
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
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Label
What was the bombing of Hiroshima?, by Jess Brallier ; illustrated by Tim Foley, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.axis360.baker-taylor.com/Title?itemid=0025493076
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-106)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (106 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781524792671
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0025493076
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Axis 360 app

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