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Truman and Stalin

How Much Did Stalin Know?

Posted on July 16, 2011 5:12 pm Published by 1 Comment

By Micheal D. Gordin

On July 16, a day before Terminal began, scientists working for the Manhattan Project had detonated the world’s first atomic explosion in the desert outside Alamogordo, New Mexico: Operation Trinity. Atop a hundred- foot- tall tower, … Read the article