The Atomic Bomb Of The United States

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It was the morning of July 16, 1945, a countdown for the detonation of the first atomic bomb took place near Los Alamos, New Mexico. The atomic bomb testing would forever change the meaning of war. However, the atomic bomb was detonated and it sent shock-waves all over the world. There was much research to be done on the bomb in the United States. The research was called “The Manhattan Engineer District Project” but it was known as "The Manhattan Project." With the issues of the Manhattan Project it was very secret and unique project that brought by fear of Germany and its atomic research. The fear of Germany the United States took action upon testing their own atomic bomb. When the bomb was tested, the United States had to decide whether it should be used and if so, where? Then the idea of dropping the bomb came in process. The Manhattan Project was overall one of the highest and most significant projects ever made in the United States. However, the project was the American atomic bomb to protect and defend American soil in term of threat of War against American. The government of United Stated was led by President Franklin D. Roosevelt who gives order to the military engineer in order to build this unique bomb to lunch against any country that plan to attacked American soil. However, when Pearl Harbor was attacked by the Japanese, Roosevelt entered the war and sent significant funds to the construction of the atomic weapon. Then he speeded up the…

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