I read the book “A World Destroyed: Hiroshima and the Origins of the Arms Race” written by Martin J. Sherwin. I thoroughly enjoyed reading on Hiroshima. Throughout many history classes at different schools I have learned a great deal on Hiroshima, but have found many things in this book that have struck my attention. I really overly enjoyed reading this book, I have learned many new things.
I learned many things in this book that I will explain. On the morning of August 6, 1945, a B-29 bomber named the Enola Gay flew over the industrial city of Hiroshima, Japan and dropped the first atomic bomb ever. The city went up in flames caused by the immense power equal to about 20,000 tons of TNT. This obviously was a huge success, this scary project. I learned that this project was made by unpredictable assemblage of civilian people, and military scientific brain power-brilliant, intense, and young people. The isolated mountain setting, known as Los Al...