Tokyo: Fukuinkan Shoten, 1998. First English Language Edition. Hardcover. Oblong 4to., glazed boards, 69pp., illustrated by Shigeo Nishimura. -- This is a story about a girl called Sakak, an A-Bomb survivor, who later died from Leukemia. Fine / near fine. Item #9764
"This book gives information on the historical background of the production of the A-Bomb that was dropped on Hiroshima, as well as the devastating effects of the bomb upon the people in this city. The book also details basic scientific information on nuclear physics, nuclear arms and illnesses caused by radiation. The balanced combination of humanity together with historical and scientific knowledge makes this an easily accessible source of information for both children and lay people".-dj.