CliffsNotes Hiroshima

CliffsNotes Hiroshima

eBook - 2001
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.

"CliffsNotes on Hiroshima" captures the essence of the novel, which is based on detailed interviews with survivors of the bombing. "Hiroshima" takes the extraordinary and inexplicable event and show how it impacts six ordinary human lives. Author John Hersey personalized the event so that Americans, as well as a worldwide audience, could begin to understand the repercussions of the detonation of the atom bomb.

This concise supplement to Hersey's "Hiroshima" helps you understand the overall structure of the novel, actions and motivations of the characters, and the social and cultural perspectives of the author. Features that help you study includeChapter-by-chapter summaries and commentariesA map of Hiroshima that shows the location of the main characters and areas of greatest destructionA glossary that helps you get the most out of your readingA critical essay that describes the people and events that led to the decision to drop the bomb.A review section that tests your knowledge

Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides."

Publisher: New York : Hungry Minds, 2001.
ISBN: 9780764587412
0764587412
Characteristics: 1 online resource (iv, 74 p.)
Additional Contributors: NetLibrary, Inc
Cliffs Notes, Inc

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