A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's StoryBook - 2016
This striking work of narrative nonfiction tells the true story of six-year-old Sachiko Yasui's survival of the Nagasaki atomic bomb on August 9, 1945 and the heartbreaking and lifelong aftermath. Having conducted extensive interviews with Sachiko Yasui, Caren Stelson shares the true story of a young girl who survived the atomic bomb and chronicles her long journey to find peace. This special book offers readers a remarkable new perspective on the final moments of World War II and their aftermath.
Publisher: Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, 
Copyright Date: ©2016
Branch Call Number: J 940.54252244 Yasui-S
Characteristics: 144 pages : illustrations (some colour), colour maps, genealogical table ; 27 cm
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Tells the story of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki through the eyes of Sachiko Yasui, who was six when the devastation was wrought, describing her experiences in the aftermath of the attack as well as her long journey to find peace.
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