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Two Sides o Heisenberg failed to create an atomic bomb for Germany and  its Their Reich during the second World War on his own accord o Heisenberg did not have the intellectual capability to build an  atomic bomb for Germany and its Their Reich during the  second World War Supporters of Argument 2 (failed through true lack of knowledge) o Heisenberg in the Atomic Age o P. 174 “When the bomb was dropped (on Hiroshima), it was as  though the pieces of the puzzle all fell into place.” – supports  claim that not until after bomb was dropped and Heisenberg  heard about it that he truly realized he had been wrong for  many years and that an atomic bomb could be dropped with a  critical mass in a reasonable realm of kilograms rather than  tons as he had previously thought   Farm Hall part of resource  states the days he spent contemplating the dropping of  Hiroshima until on the 14 th  of August, he suddenly had all the  answers he had been missing – seems to be genuine that he  just worked it out after realizing it could be done – he had been  so convinced that it couldn’t be done that he didn’t feel it  needed more attention (personality trait) than previously given  with back of the envelope calculation and walk-about way???  he had previously attacked the problem with – his genius got  the best of him but was able to determine the true solution once  there was undeniable evidence that it could be done, thus 
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forcing  Werner to go back and retrace  his  incorrect footsteps,  something the pride factor never allowed him to do easily o P. 174 “Now the technical uses he had gestured to were  actually realized.  And the key turned out to be that field of  modern science whose epistemological   (a branch  of philosophy that investigates the origin, nature, methods, and limits of human knowledge)   lessons he  (Heisenberg) had propounded.”   – Statement comes after bomb  was dropped by U.S. on Hiroshima – supports he used  knowledge of specific area of physics (NAME???) and nuclear  fission to work towards what???? o Uncertainty: The Life and Science of Werner Heisenberg by  David C. Cassidy o 501 P. “The Allies, sweeping across Germany and te rest of  Europe in the first half of 1945, brought the long-awaited  collapse of the Nazi dictatorship. Their arrival also rough an end  to German nuclear research and captivity to the German  nuclear scientists.” o P. 502 “When asked about his nuclear research, Heisenberg  was so confident of its significance that he offered to instruct  the Americans on uranium fission.”  o P. 502 “German nuclear scientists…supposed that the Alsos 
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