This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Independence, Missouri - Rural town in Midwestern USA
Trenches of World War I - Style of fighting war
Truman & Jacobson, Inc. - A mens clothing store in Independence Missouri
1944 Democratic Convention - A turning point in Truman's political career
Potsdam Conference - A critical meeting during WWII that decided the course of the war
Atomic Bomb - The method the USA chose to end the war
Wallace Affair - An incident of bad judgment during Truman's presidency
Ferdinand Magellan - Railroad car used in campaigning
McCarthy Hearings - Infamous meetings that...
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