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The Resource The Hiroshima Maidens : a story of courage, compassion, and survival, Rodney Barker

The Hiroshima Maidens : a story of courage, compassion, and survival, Rodney Barker

Label
The Hiroshima Maidens : a story of courage, compassion, and survival
Title
The Hiroshima Maidens
Title remainder
a story of courage, compassion, and survival
Statement of responsibility
Rodney Barker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the story of how twenty-five young Japanese women, crippled and disfigured by the effects of the atomic blast on Hiroshima, were brought to the United States in 1955 for plastic surgery, lodged in American homes and operated on (some as many as thirteen times) at New York's Mount Sinai Hospital
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barker, Rodney
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Atomic bomb victims
  • Atomic bomb
  • Atomic bomb victims
Label
The Hiroshima Maidens : a story of courage, compassion, and survival, Rodney Barker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 239-240
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
11622281
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 240 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780670806096
Lccn
84029925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)741674
Label
The Hiroshima Maidens : a story of courage, compassion, and survival, Rodney Barker
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 239-240
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
11622281
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 240 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780670806096
Lccn
84029925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)741674

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