Swedish journalist and author Braw draws on declassified documents and interviews in Japan and the US to reveal how the US occupation authorities established elaborate systems of censorship and disinformation among the Japanese press, scientists, and even novelists and poets, about the bombing of Hi

chapter 1|7 pages


chapter 2|11 pages

The Atomic Bomb Presented to the World

chapter 4|14 pages

Scap Takes Charge of the Japanese Press

chapter 5|8 pages

The Allies and the Occupation

chapter 6|28 pages

Censorship in Practice

chapter 7|7 pages

Punishment for Violations

chapter 8|44 pages

Censorship of the Atomic Bomb

chapter 9|10 pages

Reasons for Censoring the Atomic Bomb