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Sachiko

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Sachiko

A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's Story

By Caren Stelson

Carolrhoda Books, Library Binding, 9781467789035

Publication Date: October 1, 2016

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Description
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.
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