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atomic bomb and the end of World War II.

Herbert Feis

atomic bomb and the end of World War II.

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Published by PrincetonU.P.;Oxford U.P .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published as "Japan subdued (B61-22320) 1961.

The Physical Object
Pagination213p.,24cm
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19381353M


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