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Pacific 1939-1945

Pearl Harbor: Task Instructions

The key question: Why was the USA so unprepared for the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941?

Your task: Your task is to study the sources and reach an official judgement on why the US was taken so much by surprise at Pearl Harbor in 1941.
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Use this table to help plan your report.
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