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Harry Truman
A discussion of the success of Harry Truman as President of the United States.
# 93250 | 2,090 words | 6 sources | APA | 2007 | US
Published on Mar 14, 2007 in History (Leaders) , Political Science (U.S.) , History (U.S. World Wars)

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This paper discusses the life and presidency of Harry Truman. It begins by describing his life before he became President of the United States and then goes on to describe the events leading up to his taking over after the death of President Roosevelt in 1945. The paper discusses his choices during his presidency, particularly that of dropping the atomic bomb in 1945 and it discusses his leadership and decision-making abilities, as well as the secret to his success as a president.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Author not Available. Biography of Harry S. Truman, accessed 27 March 2006; available from the White House, http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/ht33.html; Internet.
  • Daniel, Margaret Truman. "23 Reminiscences," In Harry S. Truman: The Man from Independence. Edited by Levantrosser, William F., 369-370. New York: Greenwood Press, 1986.
  • Gesselbracht, Ray. "The Love Story of Harry and Bess Truman." White House Studies 1, no. 2 (2001): 253+.
  • Hillman, William, and Harry Truman. Mr. President: The First Publication from the Personal Diaries, Private Letters, Papers, and Revealing Interviews of Harry S. Truman, Thirty-Second President of the United States of America. New York: Farrar, Straus and Young, 1952.
  • Levantrosser, William F., ed. Harry S. Truman: The Man from Independence. New York: Greenwood Press, 1986.

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