60th Anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, Japan

The Atomic Bomb and the End of World War II: A Collection of Primary Sources (The National Security Archive)

Doves, silence for A-bomb victims CNN)
HIROSHIMA, Japan (CNN) — Hundreds of doves were released in Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima Saturday as tens of thousands of people gathered 60 years after the world’s first atomic bomb was dropped on the city, killing nearly half of its residents. (more..)

Hiroshima: The Aftershock Reverberates (NPR)
The 60th anniversary of the bombings prompts more reflections on one of history’s most dramatic lessons.

Hiroshima’s ‘Shockwave,’ 60 Years Later (NPR)
In a new book, Shockwave: Countdown to Hiroshima, BBC producer Stephen Walker focuses on the three weeks that lead up to the attack and on the stories of individuals, policymakers, diplomats, physicists, soldiers, airmen and residents of Hiroshima. (more…)

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: August 1944; Japanese Photographers (About.com Photography Site)

Hiroshima (Wikipedia)

Devotion to the Cause of Peace (City of Hiroshima)

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Virtual Museum

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