Kenneth C. Davis is the bestselling author of Don’t Know Much About® History and other books in the Don’t Know Much About® series. For more than 3o years, Kenneth C. Davis has proven that Americans don’t hate history — just the dull version they slept through in class. Davis’s approach is to refresh us on the subjects we should have learned in school. He does it by busting myths, setting the record straight, and making history human.
STRONGMAN: The Rise of Five Dictators and the Fall of Democracy
“A fascinating, highly readable portrayal of infamous men that provides urgent lessons for democracy now.” —Publishers Weekly Starred review
August 9, 1945: “Fat Man,” the second atomic bomb is detonated over Nagasaki: the extraordinary series of events that helped make the modern world between July 16 and August 15, 1945.
On August 6, 1945, the first atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima.