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Resurrecting Nagasaki : Reconstruction and the Formation of Atomic Narratives.

Author/Creator:
Diehl, Chad R.
Publication:
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2018.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (237 pages)
Series:
Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University
Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University
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Subjects:
Reconstruction (1939-1951)-Japan-Nagasaki-shi.
Atomic bomb victims-Japan-Nagasaki-shi.
Collective memory-Japan-Nagasaki-shi.
City planning-Japan-Nagasaki-shi-History-20th century.
Nagasaki-shi (Japan)-History-Bombardment, 1945-Influence.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Diehl's analysis reveals how these atomic narratives shaped both the way Nagasaki rebuilt and the ways in which popular discourse on the atomic bombings framed the city's experience for decades.
Contents:
Resurrecting Nagasaki
Contents
List of Illustrations
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction: Valley of Visions
1. Envisioning Nagasaki: The Rise of the Municipal Vision of Reconstruction
2. Coexisting in the Valley of Death: American Soldiers and Nagasaki Residents during the Occupation
3. The "Saint" of Urakami: Nagai Takashi and Early Representations of the Atomic Experience
4. Writing Nagasaki: The Occupation Publishing Industry, Nagasaki no kane, and Atomic Narratives
5. Walls of Silence: The Postwar Lives and Memory Activism of the Hibakusha
6. Ruins of Memory: The Urakami Cathedral and the Politics of Urban Identity
Conclusion: Valley of Memories
Notes
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Diehl, Chad R. Resurrecting Nagasaki
ISBN:
9781501709432
9781501714962
OCLC:
1022794023