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The St. Augustine Record
Victor Davis Hanson: The horros of Hiroshima in contextThe dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasa
Victor Davis Hanson: The horros of Hiroshima in context
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 8 days ago
The dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 remains the only wartime use of nuclear weapons in history. No one knows exactly how many Japanese citizens were killed by the two American bombs. A... Read more
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The Mercury News
Victor Davis Hanson: The horrors of Hiroshima in contextThe dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasa
Victor Davis Hanson: The horrors of Hiroshima in context
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
The dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 remains the only wartime use of nuclear weapons in history. No one knows exactly how many Japanese citizens were killed by the two American bombs. A... Read more
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The Washington Times
VICTOR DAVIS HANSON: The horrors of Hiroshima in contextANALYSIS/OPINION: The dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of H
VICTOR DAVIS HANSON: The horrors of Hiroshima in context
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: The dropping of two atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945 remains the only wartime use of nuclear weapons in history. No one knows exactly how many Japanese citizens were killed by the two... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Brooke Veterans park dinner to honor area POWsThe group also will recognize two local families with five siblings each that h
Brooke Veterans park dinner to honor area POWs
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
The group also will recognize two local families with five siblings each that have served in the military at its annual dinner, which will be held April 30 at the Wellsburg Banquet Hall. Tickets are $20 each for the event, which will include dinner... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
MacDill Air Force Base celebrates 75 yearsMacDill Air Force Base, located at the southern end of Tampa’s Interbay Peninsu
MacDill Air Force Base celebrates 75 years
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
MacDill Air Force Base, located at the southern end of Tampa’s Interbay Peninsula, has been a vital part of the city, and the United States military, since its inception 75 years ago. Initially called Southeast Air Base, Tampa, the name soon changed... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Leonard Pitts: War's moral dilemmasIt was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to fall. The people on t
Leonard Pitts: War's moral dilemmas
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
It was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to fall. The people on the ground never had a chance. Before it was over, 334 Superfortress B-29s had dropped 2,000 tons of incendiaries on the wooden frame houses below. Fanned by high winds,... Read more
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The New Yorker
HiroshimaA hundred thousand people were killed by the atomic bomb. Survivors wonder why
Hiroshima
The New Yorker / Posted 15 days ago
A hundred thousand people were killed by the atomic bomb. Survivors wonder why they lived when so many others died.Credit Photograph from Rolls Press / Popperfoto via Getty I—A Noiseless Flash At exactly fifteen minutes past eight in the morning, on... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
War never good even when necessaryThe people on the ground never had a chance. Before it was over, 334 Superfortr
War never good even when necessary
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
The people on the ground never had a chance. Before it was over, 334 Superfortress B-29s had dropped 2,000 tons of incendiaries on the wooden frame houses below. Fanned by high winds, the resultant conflagration became what some historians have... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Pitts: Drones bringing realities of war uncomfortably closeIt was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to fall. The people on t
Pitts: Drones bringing realities of war uncomfortably close
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
It was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to fall. The people on the ground never had a chance. Before it was over, 334 Superfortress B-29s had dropped 2,000 tons of incendiaries on the wooden frame houses below. Fanned by high winds,... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Though sometimes necessary, war is never good: Leonard Pitts Jr.By Leonard Pitts Jr. It was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to
Though sometimes necessary, war is never good: Leonard Pitts Jr.
OregonLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
By Leonard Pitts Jr. It was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to fall. The people on the ground never had a chance. Before it was over, 334 Superfortress B-29s had dropped 2,000 tons of incendiaries on the wooden frame houses below.... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Leonard Pitts: Killer drones or atom bombs? It's the same moral questionIt was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to fall. The people on t
Leonard Pitts: Killer drones or atom bombs? It's the same moral question
Savannah Morning News / Posted 22 days ago
It was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to fall. The people on the ground never had a chance. Before it was over, 334 Superfortress B-29s had dropped 2,000 tons of incendiaries on the wooden frame houses below. Fanned by high winds,... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Though sometimes necessary, war is never goodIt was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to fall.The people on the
Though sometimes necessary, war is never good
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 23 days ago
It was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to fall.The people on the ground never had a chance. Before it was over, 334 Superfortress B-29s had dropped 2,000 tons of incendiaries on the wooden frame houses below. Fanned by high winds, the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Leonard Pitts Jr.: War, while sometimes necessary, is never goodIt was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to fall. The people on t
Leonard Pitts Jr.: War, while sometimes necessary, is never good
The Mercury News / Posted 24 days ago
It was 15 minutes after midnight when the bombs began to fall. The people on the ground never had a chance. Before it was over, 334 Superfortress B-29s had dropped 2,000 tons of incendiaries on the wooden frame houses below. Fanned by high winds,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Lt. Yates C. Smith showed what it takes to be a herocamera. He is Lt. Yates C. Smith. It's June 1945 and he is on Tinian Island.
Lt. Yates C. Smith showed what it takes to be a hero
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 24 days ago
camera. He is Lt. Yates C. Smith. It's June 1945 and he is on Tinian Island. As one of "The Greatest Generation" he is by all accounts a hero, his obituary reads. He died Friday. And the New England Air Museum shows what it takes to be a hero... Read more

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