HIROSHIMA by John Hersey, 1st / 1st 1946, Japan ATOMB BOMB Aftermath
HIROSHIMA by John Hersey — First Edition / First Printing, 1946 HC, Japan Atom Bomb Aftermath
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York (1946)
Rare and in excellent condition, a copy of "Hiroshima" by John Hersey, in a first edition from 1946. The boards and binding are solid and tight with little shelf-wear. The pages are crisp and clean. Previous owner's signature on inside front board. A chilling documentation of the aftermath of the effects of the atom bomb's destruction on Hiroshima, Japan effectively ending WWII.