Pearl Harbor and Fdr - 1618 Words
A Deep Dark Secret
On 7 December 1941 the greatest humiliation and disaster in United States Navy, Army, and Government history occurred. Truly this was and is, "'A date which will live in infamy.'"(Costello 1), but not for the bombing of Pearl Harbor, rather for the deception, the misguidance, and the trickery used by the Government and Franklin D. Roosevelt. In a purely artificial chess game Roosevelt sacrificed over 2400 American Seamen's lives, thanks to his power as Commander in Chief...
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