a political theory advocating an authoritarian hierarchical government (as opposed to democracy or liberalism)
large farms owned and operated by peasants as a group
the doctrine that nations should cooperate because their common interests are more important than their differences
Satisfying the demands of dissatisfied powers in an effort to maintain peace and stability.
(act of appeasing)
"Lighting Wars" type of fast-moving warfare used by German forces against Poland in 1939
prison camps used under the rule of Hitler in Nazi Germany. Conditions were inhuman, and prisoners, mostly Jewish people, were generally starved or worked to death, or killed immediately.
the secret state police in Nazi Germany
Nazi camps equipped with gassing facilities for mass murder of Jews
Hemispheric defense zone
Declaration that said that the entire western half of Atlantic was part of the Western Hemisphere and, therefore, neutral.
materails important for fighting war such as: weapons, ammunition, and food supplies
engage somebody to enter the army
deprived of the rights of citizenship especially the right to vote
Bataan death march
April 1942, American soldiers were forced to march 65 miles to prison camps by their Japanese captors. It is called the Death March because so may of the prisoners died en route.
the protection of merchant ships from U-boat-German submarine-attacks by having the ships travel in large groups escorted by warships
states in the south and southwest that have a warm climate and tend to be politically conservative
a flashy suit of extreme cut
a suit with no vest no cuffs a short jacket and narrow lapels
a limited portion or allowance of food or goods; limitation of use
Backyard gardens; Americans were encouraged to grow their own vegetables to support the war effort
a fighter plane used for suicide missions by Japanese pilots in World War II
row of shrubs or trees separating a field
jellied gasoline that explodes on contact
code name for the secret United States project set up in 1942 to develop atomic bombs for use in World War II
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security
a document incorporating an institution and specifying its rights
Trials of the Nazi leaders, showed that people are responsible for their actions, even in wartime