Napalm

Napalm

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by Robert M. Neer
     
 

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Napalm was invented on Valentine’s Day 1942 at a secret Harvard war research laboratory. It created an inferno that killed over 87,500 people in Tokyo—more than died in the atomic explosions at Hiroshima or Nagasaki—and went on to incinerate 64 Japanese cities. The Bomb got the press, but napalm did the work. Robert Neer offers the first history.  See more details below

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Napalm was invented on Valentine’s Day 1942 at a secret Harvard war research laboratory. It created an inferno that killed over 87,500 people in Tokyo—more than died in the atomic explosions at Hiroshima or Nagasaki—and went on to incinerate 64 Japanese cities. The Bomb got the press, but napalm did the work. Robert Neer offers the first history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674075474
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
04/01/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,062,278
File size:
10 MB

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