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At exactly fifteen minutes past eight in the morning, on august 6th, 1945, a flash of light spread out across hiroshima at that same moment miss toshiko sasaki just sat down at her desk dr masakazu fujii sat down to read theosaka asahi on the por. The elegant flat tonal quality of his report serves all the better to let us see exactly the human consequences of truman's monumental this book - hiroshima. Moving book about dying girl who became symbol for peace read common sense media's sadako and the thousand paper cranes review, age rating, and parents guide. On august 6, 1945, hiroshima was destroyed by the first atom bomb ever dropped on a city this book, john hersey's journalistic masterpiece, tells what happened on that day.