Monday, July 30, 2012
Countdown to Hiroshima: X Minus 7 Days
Here's the report on July 30, 1945, which includes the drafting of Truman's (criminally misleading) announcement of the bombing and dreadful response to the first bomb test at Trinity--which would help put U.S. soldiers in harm's way for years to come.
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