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An Exhibit Denied

Lobbying the History of Enola Gay

An Exhibit Denied( )
Author: Harwit, Martin
Publication Date:Apr 2012
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $79.99
Book Description:

At 8:15 A.M., August 6, 1945, the Enola Gay released her load. For forty­ three seconds, the world's first atomic bomb plunged through six miles of clear air to its preset detonation altitude. There it exploded, destroying Hiroshima and eighty thousand of her citizens. No war had ever seen such instant devastation. Within nine days Japan surrendered. World War II was over and a nuclear arms race had begun. Fifty years later, the National Air and Space Museum was in the final stages of...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / Military / World War Ii
History / Military / Nuclear Warfare
Political Science / Public Policy / Military Policy
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.045 x 9.165 x 0.394 Inches
Book Weight:1.663 Pounds

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