TITLE

Churchill, God and the Bomb

AUTHOR(S)
Ruane, Kevin
PUB. DATE
September 2016
SOURCE
History Today;Sep2016, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the policies of then British prime minister Winston Churchill and his relationship with God. Topics discussed include his arguments on the decision to attack Hiroshima, Japan on August 9, 1945, his views in conflict with the doctrinal tenets of Christianity and his claim not to believe in an afterlife.
ACCESSION #
118031293

 

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