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The Resource The Enola Gay and the Smithsonian Institution, Charles T. O'Reilly and William A. Rooney

The Enola Gay and the Smithsonian Institution, Charles T. O'Reilly and William A. Rooney

Label
The Enola Gay and the Smithsonian Institution
Title
The Enola Gay and the Smithsonian Institution
Statement of responsibility
Charles T. O'Reilly and William A. Rooney
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"After concisely covering the background of the Enola Gay and its mission, this study focuses on the controversy surrounding the museum exhibit. Issues covered include casualty figures, ethical questions, and political correctness, among others. The viewpoints of such groups as museum personnel, exhibit organizers, veterans, and historians are covered"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1921-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Reilly, Charles T.
Dewey number
940.54/2521954/074753
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.25.H6
LC item number
O74 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rooney, William A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Enola Gay (Bomber)
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • Atomic bomb
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
Label
The Enola Gay and the Smithsonian Institution, Charles T. O'Reilly and William A. Rooney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The NASM plans an exhibit -- Why the battle of the Enola Gay? -- Was Japan ready to surrender? -- Unconditional surrender -- Was Germany an A-bomb target? -- The question of casualties -- Where did the 500,000 come from? -- Defending the exhibit -- The moral question
Control code
57250953
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 247 pages
Isbn
9780786420087
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004028964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The Enola Gay and the Smithsonian Institution, Charles T. O'Reilly and William A. Rooney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The NASM plans an exhibit -- Why the battle of the Enola Gay? -- Was Japan ready to surrender? -- Unconditional surrender -- Was Germany an A-bomb target? -- The question of casualties -- Where did the 500,000 come from? -- Defending the exhibit -- The moral question
Control code
57250953
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 247 pages
Isbn
9780786420087
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004028964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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