Tuesday,aptil1st

Tuesday,aptil1st - Tuesday April 1st Hamburg Cologne...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Tuesday, April 1 st Hamburg Cologne Dresden Tokyo Lobensraum Germanization US strategic bombing survery New order V-1 V-2 Himmler Einsatzgruppen 1. Annexation 2. Colonies 3. Indirect Rule Trend at the end of WW1; bombing civilians Also seen first on a large scale, Spanish civil war Two opinions o Allies were as bad as Nazi/Japan o Japanese/Nazi’s got what they deserved Bombing death count was worse with other bombing than atomic bombs “Air Theory” o Bomb civilians; air force is all you need; you don’t need to attack on army Theorists claim tha you can knock out economy, infrastructure, communication of a country, then it will have to surrender Problem with bombing was accuracy British bomb at night/ enormous fleets Americans bomb in the day Us strategic bombing strategy- three of four bombs missed their target British strategy- saturated terror bombing o Just hit the city, no planned targets o They will not be able to tolerate constant bombing, they will loose morale and have to
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This document was uploaded on 12/20/2009.

Page1 / 2

Tuesday,aptil1st - Tuesday April 1st Hamburg Cologne...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online