John W. Dower

Books by John W. Dower

John W. Dower has written books about:

NPR stories about John W. Dower

American bomber pilot Paul W. Tibbets Jr. (center) stands with the ground crew of the bomber Enola Gay, which Tibbets flew in the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Tinian island, Northern Marianas, August 1945. /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

itoggle caption /AFP/Getty Images

In the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks, historian John Dower began noticing echoes of WWII. And after the U.S. invaded Iraq, Dower found extensive parallels between the lead-ups to both conflicts. Courtesy of W.W. Norton & Co. hide caption

itoggle caption Courtesy of W.W. Norton & Co.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.