1984: Pearl's Attack On Pearl Harbor

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The attack on the Japanese at Pearl Harbor took more than 3,000 US soldiers lives and left over 1000 wounded on December 7th 1941. This led to the United States entering WW2 that same day. Prior the the attack, on January 27th 1941, a coded message was received by Josef Seibel stating that the Japanese had planned a massive surprise attack on Pearl Harbor. However, this was dismissed by the government as a wild rumor and not treated serious. Also the day of the attack, the radio communications of the Japanese had gotten silent, hinting red flags towards the United States government because they had always been noisy. The attack on Pearl Harbor could have been prevented if we had taken heed to warnings. Consequently in the novel “1984” by George
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