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Articles by Peter J. Kuznick

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Peter Kuznick, Professor of History and Director of the Nuclear Studies Institute at American University, He and Oliver Stone co-authored the 12-part Showtime documentary film series and New York Times best-selling book both titled The Untold History of the United States (Simon and Schuster, 2012, 2019). The documentaries are now available on Netflix. He has also co-authored (with Akira Kimura), Rethinking the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Japanese and American Perspectives (Kyoto: Horitsu Bunkasha, 2010) and written several other books on scientists and politics, Cold War culture, U.S. empire, and nuclear history.