The Resource Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren B. Stelson

Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren B. Stelson

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Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story
Title
Sachiko
Title remainder
a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story
Statement of responsibility
Caren B. Stelson
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 chronicles Sachiko s trauma and loss as well as her long journey to find peace. This book offers readers a remarkable new perspective on the final moments of World War II and their aftermath
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 940.54/252244092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Intended audience
Grade 9 to 12
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren B. Stelson
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Sachiko : a Nagasaki bomb survivor's story, Caren B. Stelson
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 136-140) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
August 1945 Home in Nagasaki -- May-August 1945 Evacuation -- August 6, 1945 An Ordinary Day -- August 9, 1945 Unspeakable Seconds -- August 9, 1945 The End of the World -- August 9-11, 1945 Mizu -- August 12-15, 1945 "Enduring the Unendurable" -- August 15-Mid-September 1945 Two Brothers -- Mid-September 1945-Late March 1946 Miracle -- Spring 1946 A New Beginning -- April-December 1946 School --December 1947 Searching for Hope -- February 1, 1948 A Seed for the Future -- April 1948 Standing Up to the Bullies -- October 1948 Another Seed for the Future -- 1949-1954 Misa and the Orphans of War -- 1955-1961 Father -- 1961-1962 Sachiko -- 1962 A Path to Peace -- 1963-1968 "The World House" -- 1968-1992 Cicada Years -- August 1995 Sachiko's Fifthieth Anniversary
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Dimensions
27 cm.
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{'Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library': 'http://pac.sals.edu/polaris/view.aspx?cn=1253002', 'Crandall Public Library (Glens Falls)': 'http://pac.sals.edu/polaris/view.aspx?cn=1253002'}
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781467789035
Isbn Type
(lb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015043908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Note
SALBT
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps, genealogical table
System control number
  • (SKY)sky279989107
  • 1246202
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