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Category: Naval warfare
About This Site
World War 2.0 tries to imagine what the reporting of World War II might have looked like if the conflict were taking place today. Articles are based on information that would have been available to the press at the time, but they are written using contemporary journalistic style. The authors are all students at Seton Hall University, working with assistant professor of journalism Matthew Pressman.
- A Sailor's Story of Heroism and Survival at Pearl Harbor
- Censorship: A Necessary Evil?
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- Draft age extension rushed; Congress debates age for military service
- Airmen rescued after three weeks at sea
- MacArthur Leaves Philippines to Defend Australia
- Eisenhower Leads US Troops into North Africa
- Surprise Blackouts Sweep the East Coast
- Merchant Marine: The war’s riskiest form of service
- Hitler Accuses Roosevelt, Jews in Speech at Berlin Conference