1945 ... an ending and a starting.

... what would it have been like to try to wrap your head around this brand new power? This leap beyond what had seemed possible in destructive force. It had all been completely secret. No regular person had the slightest clue.

1 comment:

thingmaker said...

Well, remember that fans of science fiction were relatively unsurprised... The notion of "one city - one bomb" had been around and growing closer to what the real thing would look like ever since H.G. Wells got it mostly wrong with "The World Set Free" before the Great War.