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John W. Dower

John W. Dower was born on June 21, 1938 in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. He is a producer, known for Hellfire: A Journey from Hiroshima (1986) and American Experience (1988). See full bio »

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 1986 Hellfire: A Journey from Hiroshima (Documentary) (executive producer)
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 1999 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
- MacArthur (1999) ... Himself

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Other Works:

Book: "Embracing Defeat," 1999.

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Won the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction for "Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II".

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