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Back in 1945, John Hersey visited Japan on a journalistic trip sponsored by Life Magazine and the New Yorker to write about Hiroshima and its people. And, of course, the wake of the dropping of the Atomic Bomb. When he returned into the U.S. at 1946, the New Yorker was dedicating an whole magazine into Hersey's accounts in Hiroshima. The issue's publication on August 31, 1946, directed America to maintain a near chaotic state. Selling out it's complete stock in only a few hours, the New Yorker was overrun with requests for more copies. The magazine initially sold for 15 cents an issue was being scalped for 15 to 20 dollars. Even Albert Einstein, who participated in the invention of the atomic bomb, arranged a problem... Not only one issue, mind you, but just one million. But, his order could not be filled. Setting Hiroshima, is a journalistic narrative, written in third person along with focusing on the activity of the six chief characters. The setting is located in Hiroshima, Japan. The narrative unfolds on the morning of August 6th, 1945. In the center of the afternoon, the American military swoops in on the city using a bomb of an great power. It is so excruciatingly powerful that it manages to wipe out nearly half of the populace, 100,000 people (there have been a total of 250,000 people living in Hiroshima). This publication outlines the lives of six who survived the attack. Two men of this church, two physicians, and 2 ordinary women. Character Evaluation Reverend Kiyoshi Tanimoto was educated in the United States, though he had been first born and raised at the city of Hiroshima. He was also a community leader and the Head Pastor of the Methodist Church. He is amazingly unharmed from the explosion of the nuclear bomb, also, being a kind and considerate man, is ashamed that he is...