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Period 7-Anthony DiPietro-Justification behind the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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  • 1. The Justification Behind the Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    Anthony DiPietro
    Book: 112
    Magnet
    Mr. Salcido
    Period: 7
  • 2. Importance to me
    Patriotism
    History
  • 3. Justification!
    The war was not America’s
    Lives lost
    The need to end the war
  • 4. A war that was not America’s
    Sneak attack
    Unprovoked
  • 5. The war was ending
    Reconstruction
    Europe was reclaimed
    Germany
  • 6. American lives
    Projected American casualties
    Projected Japanese casualties
    Those already lost
  • 7. Justification!
    Necessity
    Europe
    Lives lost
    Estimated lives lost without the bombs
  • 8. Work Cited
    Reade, Candis "Facts on Pearl Harbor.” Facts on Pearl Harbor. 14 Oct. 2008 EzineArticles.com. 11 November. 2010 <http://ezinearticles.com/?Facts-­on-­Pearl-­Harbor&id=1582085>.
    “Attacks on Pearl Harbor: Ships, Heroes, and Speeches”… November 11, 2010… http://www.pearlharbor.org/
    Claypool, Jane “Turning Points of World War 2: Hiroshima and Nagasaki.” New York, USA. Franklin Watts 1984. Print
    Sherrow, Victoria. The Making of the Atomic Bomb. San Diago, California, USA: Lucent Books, 2000. Print
    February 13, 2011…http://thepirata.com/photographs-that-changed-the-world-part-2/
  • 9. Overview
    The bombings on Hiroshima and Nagasaki were justified! Although these bombings were tragic for the Japanese people, as a patriotic American, I feel it was the best choice.
  • 10. Questions?

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