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1945: The Year That Changed the World, 4, The War in the Pacific
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directed by Paul Oremland, in 1945: The Year That Changed the World, 4 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2004), 46 mins
The American embargo of supplies led Japan to attack Pearl Harbor. No hesitation marked the decision to utilize the newly-developed atomic bomb on Japan. Experts deemed that it was the quickest way to get the Japanese to surrender. When the war was won in South East Asia and the Pacific, the US was forced to utili...
directed by Paul Oremland, in 1945: The Year That Changed the World, 4 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2004), 46 mins
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1945: The Year That Changed the World, 5, The Future Takes Shape
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directed by Gabi Kent, in 1945: The Year That Changed the World, 5 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2004), 46 mins
America was now the richest nation in the world; Britain was victorious, but bankrupt; the Soviet Union had been devastated but was ideologically strong and committed to the victory of its brand of communism. The cooperation of the war years and the hopes of its continuation faded and Europe faced years of extreme...
directed by Gabi Kent, in 1945: The Year That Changed the World, 5 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004, originally published 2004), 46 mins
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