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Atomic Bomb the Aftermath and Rebuild.

My list will investigate the devastating aftermath of the atomic bombs dropped in Japan on Hiroshima and Nagasaki and the subsequent rebuilding of Japan.

Original documents from the Truman library

The Decision to Drop the Atomic Bombs. A collection of Primary Source Documents.

Photograph from the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum

The Bomb at Hiroshima August 6th 1945. Primary Source Photo.

Photograph from the Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum

The Bomb at Nagasaki August 9th 1945. Primary Source Photo.

Death Tolls of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Estimates of the number of casualties from the bombs. Secondary Source.

Black Rain and how the death toll continued to rise.

Explains radioactivity, black rain and how it kept the death toll rising. Secondary Source.

Article by Sorensen, Andre, 1960 The Journal of Japanese Studies, Volume 31, Number 2, Summer 2005, pp. 493 498 (Review) Secondary Source.

Japan's Economic Recovery

Articles that discuss Japan's miraculous economic recovery after the war. Secondary Source.

Japan Rises from the Ashes

Stunning before and after photos and videos shows Japan's amazing recovery both physically and emotionally. Secondary Source.


Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park

A place of remembrance.