Browsing Postwar and Contemporary Writing and Culture of the United States


Headword Date Article Type
Common Concerns: John Berryman’s “Boston Common” and Robert Lowell’s “For the Union Dead” C
Pound's Translations of Confucius C
New Criticism 1930 - 1960 C
Presidency of Franklin Roosevelt 1933 - 1945 C
USA enters the Second World War 1941 - 1945 C Note
Presidency of Harry S. Truman 1945 - 1952 C
First Atomic Bomb Tested 1945 C Note
Death of Roosevelt; Truman becomes President 1945 C Note
Foundation of the United Nations 1945 C Note
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development established 1945 C Note
Edwin McMillan devises a synchrotron 1945 C Note
First nuclear fission bomb exploded 1945 C Note
Japan formally surrenders 1945 C Note
Truman Doctrine proclaimed 1946 C Note
Iron Curtain declaration 1946 C Note
ENIAC, the first entirely electronic computer, announced 1946 C Note
Nuclear magnetic resonance developed 1946 C Note
Cybernetics 1947 C
Marshall Plan, The 1947 - 1953 C Note
General Agreements on Tariffs and Trades signed 1947 C Note

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