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HIROSHIMA

by | Read by Edward Asner

Classics • 5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 1946

The fates of six victims are portrayed vividly in Hersey's classic account of the first atomic bomb. This edition contains a final chapter, written 40 years later, in which Hersey follows up on these six "Hibakusha," or "explosion-affected persons." Edward Asner speaks for many characters, yet his voice is that of the Hiroshima citizen caught up in day-to-day survival. He conveys the fear, confusion, pain and resignation of individuals dealing with a cataclysmic force. With subtle, understated delivery, Asner powerfully evokes the time, place and plight of these people. J.H.L. ©AudioFile, Portland, Maine [Published: JAN 96]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Audio Partners • 1995

CS ISBN 1572700033 $21.95 • Four cassettes

CD ISBN 9781572708402 $25.95 • Fourteen CDs

DD ISBN $15.37

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