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Faces of Hiroshima a report by Anne Chisholm

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Published by J. Cape in London .
Written in English



  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan),
  • Japan


  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Japanese.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Japan -- Case studies.,
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Case studies.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 182.

Statementby Anne Chisholm.
LC ClassificationsD767.25.H6 C486 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 182 p. ;
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2656583M
ISBN 100224028316, 0224028367
LC Control Number85240963

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