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  • hideki-tojo-decl-war.wav
  • hst-hiro-long.wav (Truman announces, "' The world will note that the first atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, a military base ... We won the race of discovery against the Germans ... We have used it in order to shorten the agony of war, in order to save the lives of thousands and thousands of young Americans. We shall continue to use it until we completely destroy Japan's power to make war."
  • hst-jap-surrender.wav (unsupported format)
  • hst-potsdam.wav "Let there be no mistake; we shall completely destroy Japan's power to make war. It was to spare the Japanese people from utter destruction that the ultimatum of July 26 was issued at Potsdam. Their leaders promptly rejected that ultimatum. If they do not now accept our terms they may expect a rain of ruin from the air, the like of which has never been seen on this earth."
  • oppenheimer.au "'Now I am become death the destroyer of worlds.' I suppose we all thought that one way or another"
  • oppenheimer.rm (longer recording of oppenheimer.au with video but terrible audio quality.)
  • truman.au "The world will note the first atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, a military base."
  • truman.rm "The world will note the first atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, a military base."