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Above and Beyond (1952) - Robert Taylor, Eleanor Parker

Above and Beyond is a blend of genres; part military history of Lt. Colonel Paul Tibbets at Wendover Air Force Base preparing to drop the atomic bomb on Japan and part melodrama about his strained relationship with his wife. 1,122 more words


Was the U.S Dropping of the Atomic Bomb Essential in Ending a Bloody War?

It can be said that the dropping of the bomb was a solution for ending a war which could have continued for much longer against the stubborn Japanese but I don’t think that the dropping of the bomb was necessarily “essential”. 1,201 more words