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My response to this book is that it seems slighter than it looks, however, Diehl's examination of the process by which the survivors of the nuclear attack on Nagasaki came to an almost diametrically opposed response to their fate, as compared to their fellow sufferers in Hiroshima is instructive. Much of it comes down to members of Nagasaki's Catholic community becoming a major influence on long-term interpretation, with the example of Nagai Takashi (who wrote extensively about experiencing the attack) as an exemplar, and coming to the position that there was a price of penance that needed to be acknowledged, on the way to a better future. It is the difference between preserving the "Peace Dome" in Hiroshima as an awful warning, and the Catholics of Nagasaki rebuilding their cathedral that had been at ground zero, on the grounds that life goes forward.… (lisätietoja)
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