The Bombing Of Hiroshima And Nagasaki

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Roughly seventy years ago marked the explosion of the nuclear bombs dropped over the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The merciless bombs were dropped on August 6, 1945, by an American officer in the U.S Air Force by the name of Charles W. Sweeney, on a Booing B-29 Superfortress bomber plane during the final stages of World War II (1939-1945). The mid nineteen forty 's was without a doubt a staggering time for the Japanese nation; this was a period loaded with resentment and anger as they glimpsed a massive nuclear bomb headed straight to them as a B-29 bomber fled the scene after destroying almost their entire city. According to an online historical article provided by the history channel titled “Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki”, …show more content…
According to a book titled “The atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki”, author Jamie Poolos begins by explaining how Hiroshima, Japan in 1920’s was a beautiful peaceful modern city that flaunted its thriving economy by showing off its beautiful shopping districts, schools, and buildings. However, after the bombing, the once beautiful city of Hiroshima was no more as the bomb nearly wiped it out of the face of the earth. The nuclear nearly dropped every building and slaughtered hundreds of thousand innocent individuals, numerous in a flash in the atomic flame, numerous later with smolders, wounds and radiation affliction, and still numerous others, throughout the years, with tumors and conception deformities. These passing’s are truly unforgettable for the Japanese nation as millions of innocent lives were lost. Families, friends, and children whom loved, laughed, and played together were killed because of the bombings. (Poolos

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