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    • A Difference in Magnitude

    • The World's First Nuclear Attacks
    • By: Pocket University
    • Narrated by: Ralph Cosham
    • Length: 2 hrs and 59 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    A Difference in Magnitude uses selected government documents, radio and newsreel broadcasts, and eyewitness accounts to tell the story of the atomic bomb and the nuclear attacks on Japan. Letters, official memos, and diary entries describe the Trinity Test in White Sands, New Mexico; recount President Truman's thoughts before the attacks; tell of the opposition of scientists who worked on the Manhattan Project; and give Japan's response to the devastation.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Very informative

    • By Carroll on 09-08-11

    Regular price: $4.95