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March 7,2011 Manhattan Project 1941 scientist Fermi refugee of fascist. Another ex is Albert Eistein best minds escape from Europe Produce 1 st control Nuclear chain reactivity (University of Chicago) harness for military purpose-atomic bomb Main goal: for Germany- later for Japan 120,000 people employed everything hidden from Congress( FDR knew it and Cabinet) hidden from VP and the people Dramatic power state had at this time July 16, 1945: Almay Guerdo, Mexico Test bomb exploded dropped on Japan (military) didn't need to bomb Germany Thought bomb would end war without invasion wanted to impress Russia(scare them to prevent them from attacking) Aug. 6 1945: B-29 ganger-> Enola Gay dropped 1 st atomic bomb on Hiroshima killed 140,000 people (civilians) when Japan didn't surrender, 2 nd bomb on Aug 9 on Nagasaki->killed 60,000 within few days killed 200,000 people 5 days after Nagasaki, Japan surrender
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This note was uploaded on 01/28/2012 for the course HIST 2112 taught by Professor Sutter during the Spring '07 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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