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Unformatted text preview: -Atomic Diplomacy new nuclear bomb hear while at Potsdam Truman doesn’t know if he should warn Japs before using bomb decide to use it with only minor warning to Japs - Potsdam declaration did not mention Atomic bomb, or if Japs were able to keep their emperor Little Boy dropped on Hiroshima August 8th, Soviets declare war on Japan--probably because they thought Japan was about to surrender August 9th, Fat Man is dropped on Nagasaki Radiation poisoning Emperor intervenes VJ DAY Atomic bomb - what happens if it falls into unfriendly hands?? Iron Curtain Speech - Churchill Truman Doctrine US will help Governments COMECON COMINFORM Stalin’s effort promote further American effort US establishes NATO-America will come to the aid of Western Europe, should it be attacked...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2011 for the course HIST 200 taught by Professor Amywallhermfectle during the Spring '11 term at Saint Louis.
- Spring '11