Mark T. Harris is a Portland, Oregon-based journalist and essayist. He is a featured contributor to "The Flexible Writer," fourth edition, by Susanna Rich (Allyn & Bacon/Longman, 2003). Mark Harris can be reached at” Mark@Mark-T-Harris.com.
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Saturday, August 6, 2011 - 10:28am
Planet Hiroshima 2011
When the first atomic bomb fell on Hiroshima on Aug. 6, 1945, two-year-old Sadako Sasaki was at home with her family. Unlike tens of thousands of others, she was fortunate enough to survive the immediate blast of the 15-kiloton Uranium-235 bomb.