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World War II Debates: Use of Atomic Bombs

Resources and contextual information about Japanese-American internment via Executive Order 9066 and the decision to drop atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Books About The Bombing

Database Links

Aftermath of Hiroshima

"Aftermath of Hiroshima." American HistoryABC-CLIO, 2016. Web. 19 Feb. 2016.


"World War II"

"World War II, American Involvement"

"Atomic Bomb and the Dawning of the Nuclear Age"

"Atomic Bomb"

"Bombing of Hiroshima"

"Hiroshima and Nagasaki"

"Was the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki justified?"


Nagasaki bombing

"Nagasaki Bombing." American HistoryABC-CLIO, 2016. Web. 19 Feb. 2016.

World War II Part 1

World War II: a War for Resources

Other Resources