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Students will research how the development of the atomic bomb affected people in world war ii, participate in a debate about the bomb's use hold a class debate about the conflicting issues over the use of the bomb examine the origins of american involvement in the war. The great debate over us intervention in world war ii dr mark s byrnes, department of history my project is to gather, edit and interpret documents regarding the public debate over american policy toward world war ii from the invasion of poland up to pearl harbor.
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