Remembering Hiroshima and Nagazaki–and Manila and Nanjing.

Richard Fernandez writes: As the New York Times remembers Hiroshima, try this quiz. Name the two greatest losses of civilian life in the Pacific war. Hint. In both cases the civilian casualties were greater than Hiroshima’s. In one case the event took place on American soil. Casualties Hiroshima 70,000–80,000 Battle of Manila 100,000 Nanjing 300,000…