(IBList user synopsis):
Story of Japanese-Americans, whites, Japanese, Koreans, and Native Americans affected by World War II and the dropping of the bomb on Hiroshima.
Original title: HIROSHIMA
Genre: Fiction→ Historical→ World War II→ General
Fiction→ General Fiction→ Ethnic And Multicultural→ Native American
Fiction→ General Fiction→ Ethnic And Multicultural→ Immigrant
Fiction→ General Fiction→ Rural & Small Town Life
- Some English criticism has stated that the original Japanese publication year was 1984, but that is actually the date of the first Japanese paperback edition
- Also known in English as "The Bomb"
- The English title might be considered funny in Japan, as the letter H by itself is slang for sex
- The original Japanese title is in fact written in roman letters