H-Bomb & Brinkmanship<br />By:Max Yenk<br />Michael O’Connell<br />Tony Wong<br />
H-Bomb<br />The Soviets Develop the Atomic Bomb (1949)<br />The U.S. responds by building the H-bomb, or hydrogen bomb (19...
H-Bomb<br />The success of the Americans building the 1st Hydrogen Bomb only lasted about a year since the Soviets explode...
FUN FACT<br />A Hydrogen Bomb has the power of 1 Million tons of TNT and is 67 times the power than the bomb dropped on Hi...
H-Bomb<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkvfcAlujZ0<br />
Brinkmanship<br />President Dwight D. Eisenhower and his secretary of state John Foster Dulles were both against Communism...
Brinkmanship<br />This was a Policy that trimmed the Army and Navy and expanded its air force to deliver bombs.<br />This ...
Brinkmanship<br />Children like Annie Dillard practiced air-raid procedures.<br />Many families built underground shelters...
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H bomb & brinkmanship

  1. 1. H-Bomb & Brinkmanship<br />By:Max Yenk<br />Michael O’Connell<br />Tony Wong<br />
  2. 2. H-Bomb<br />The Soviets Develop the Atomic Bomb (1949)<br />The U.S. responds by building the H-bomb, or hydrogen bomb (1952) <br />US exploded the 1st H-bomb on November 1, 1952 in South Pacific. <br />That bomb completely destroyed one island and left a crater 175 feet deep. <br />
  3. 3. H-Bomb<br />The success of the Americans building the 1st Hydrogen Bomb only lasted about a year since the Soviets exploded their own Bomb on their own territory.<br />
  4. 4. FUN FACT<br />A Hydrogen Bomb has the power of 1 Million tons of TNT and is 67 times the power than the bomb dropped on Hiroshima.<br />
  5. 5. H-Bomb<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkvfcAlujZ0<br />
  6. 6. Brinkmanship<br />President Dwight D. Eisenhower and his secretary of state John Foster Dulles were both against Communism.<br />The US wanted to use all forces to prevent the spread of Communism even if it included nuclear weapons.<br />
  7. 7. Brinkmanship<br />This was a Policy that trimmed the Army and Navy and expanded its air force to deliver bombs.<br />This also helped the build up of nuclear weapons.<br />Many Americans had a fear of nuclear attacks on their own territory since even a few bombs could kill many American lives.<br />
  8. 8. Brinkmanship<br />Children like Annie Dillard practiced air-raid procedures.<br />Many families built underground shelters in there back yards.<br />This led to 30 years of a fear of nuclear war.<br />

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