R. Relievo (Rob Blurton)
R. Yamada

Bombing Civilians A moral surrender to the Nazis? (Letter exchange)

Dear FE:
A scene from “The Good War”: American marines boil the flesh off of a Japanese soldier’s skull, Guadalcanal, South Pacific, 1942.

After reading your articles in FE #345, Winter 1995 on the dropping of the atomic bombs on Japan, I couldn’t help but feel a little bit of historical and moral context was needed to balance the distortion contained therein.