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Section 1: Postwar America

The Internet contains a wealth of information, but sometimes it's a little tricky to find what you need. By using the preselected Web sites provided below you will be able to narrow your search, answer assigned questions, and save precious time. Simply follow the links to find valuable research materials and activity support. There's a lot of information in here, happy hunting!

CNN Cold War - Profile: Harry S. Truman http://www.cnn.com/ SPECIALS/ cold.war/ kbank/ profiles/ truman/
CNN biographhy of Truman and his role in the Cold War.

Dwight D. Eisenhower: Thirty-fourth President, 1953–1961 http://www.whitehouse.gov/ history/ presidents/ de34.html
Brief biography of Eisenhower, with links to a biography of his wife and texts of his inaugural addresses.

Character Above All: Harry S. Truman http://www.pbs.org/ newshour/ character/ essays/ truman.html
Excerpt from an essay in which David McCollough discusses Truman and his times, with links to more information about selected topics.