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Unformatted text preview: First Responses to the bombing of Hiroshima 2 key decisions had been made o To make the bomb o To use the bomb The world got a look at the used bomb It was the bomb that ended WWII and defeated Japan o War ending bomb o Peace giving bomb The bomb was the gift of life, deliverance, from a horrible death in Japan o Some people said Thank God for the atomic bomb The bomb became a master card in international relations o America alone had an atomic bomb In Europe, instantly the bomb became a solution because they wanted the boys to come home o But how do you keep Germany down...
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- Summer '08