Bomb, The

By: Taylor, Theodore

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Shortly after the first atomic bombs were dropped on Japan, World War II came to and, and the terrible reality of the atomic age began . . .

Sixteen-year-old Sorry Rinamu has lived on the Bikini Atoll in the western Pacific all his life. Now the United States government wants to use his home as a site for atomic weapons tests. The islanders are told that they must leave weapon tests. The islanders are told that they must leave the island in the interest of world peace but can return when the island in the interest of world peace but can return when the land is safe again. Sorry doesn t believe the story. He is sure that radioactive fallout will poison the warm blue waters and beautiful white sand beaches, and Bikini Atoll will be lost to its people forever. Sorry knows that he has no choice but stop this disaster before it starts -- even if it means standing alone against the U.S. military, and risking his own life to save his ancestral land.

Title: Bomb, The

Author Name: Taylor, Theodore

Categories: Fiction, Young Adult,

Publisher: Avon Flare: 1997-08-01

ISBN Number: 0380727234

ISBN Number 13: 9780380727230

Binding: Mass Market Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good +

Type: Mass Market Paperback

Seller ID: 324556

Description: Mass Market Paperback. Very Good +.