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Unformatted text preview: Sheet1 Page 1 Atomic Bomb August 6th, 1945, 70,000 lives were ended in a matter of seconds. The United States had dropped an atomic bomb on the c should have taken such a drastic measure. Was it entirelynecessary that we drop such a devastating weapon? Yes, it was.F As mentioned before, it is a fact that some civilians had been ready to fight our military with spears! What made it possib opponents of the decision to drop the bomb constantly bring up. Japan obviously was very low on resources. Japanese civilians were ready to die with spears in their hands, surely the military would do the same. Besides, the Japanese military did still have some resources to go on. So again I must bring out the fact that Japan could have continued to fight, and they would have. And I'm sure anyone can realize what would happen if the war con through a practically complete sea and air blockade." If that was true, how could they have continued to fight and rack up ene fighting almost a year later? And how can we be so sure that any other estimates on when the war would end would be correct?other estimates on when the war would end would be correct?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course EN 01012 taught by Professor Carey during the Spring '07 term at BC.
- Spring '07