When the Enola Gay dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Truman understood the repercussions. "This places a terrible responsibility upon myself and upon the War Department," he said.
Mr. Tornado is the remarkable story of the man whose groundbreaking work in research and applied science saved thousands of lives and helped Americans prepare for and respond to dangerous weather phenomena.
Explore the life and times of L. Frank Baum, creator of the beloved The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.
A riveting account of the event that helped give rise to the modern American militia movement.
Truman interpreted a North Korean attack as direct aggression from the Soviet Union.
Truman's first impression of Joseph Stalin was favorable.
The 1944 Democratic Convention focused on who would be nominated for the Vice Presidency.