First Into Nagasaki: The Censored Eyewitness Dispatches on Post-Atomic Japan and Its Prisoners of War
Publish date: December 26th 2006
Pages no: 288
Edition language: English
I thought this might be a little bit like John Hersey's Hiroshima, but it wasn't. Well, not much. Immediately after the Japanese surrender to US forces in September 1945, General Douglas MacArthur became the local governing official. He immediately placed a ban on journalists going south to report o...