80 years after Pearl Harbor, here’s how the attack changed history
Certain of inevitable war with the U.S., Japan launched a preemptive strike that shocked Americans and prompted the nation to enter World War II.
Masao Asada had just finished delivering groceries around Pearl Harbor, Oahu, when he heard some huge booms. No big deal, he thought—he was used to hearing noise from dredging activity in the Pacific Ocean lagoon. But the booms kept coming.
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