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World War 2

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The league of nations
in Geneva , Switzerland because it's neutral. Has three options if a depute came up.
The league of nations
Call in the nations that are having a problem and discuss what happens
The league of nations
Could impose economic sanctions (fines, boycotting goods and embargoes)
The league of nations
impose physical sanctions (military force)
The league of nations
Russia- didn't go to The League Of Nation because of revolution
The league of nations
Germany- Because of World War One
The league of nations
United States- because our congress didn't approve of getting involved.
ISOLATIONISM
policy of a country to not enter alliances, not have financial commitment and not have international agreements.
The league of nations
At times the League was successful and then other times they completely failed
The best thing was their Social Policy
Social Policy
go in and help to take care of disease.
Causes
1. Treaty of Versailles
Causes
Wilson wants it all based on the 14 points
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France wants the treaty on revenge
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Great Britain's minster likes the 14 points but sides with France because his people liked what France says
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Germany thinks that the treaty will be based on the 14 points, but it isn't and they are shocked.
Four points
Causes
Germany accepts the blame
Causes
Germany has to pay for the financial damage
Causes
Germany is disarmed they only have a small army and six ships
Causes
Germany couldn't have their army in Rhineland that borders France
Causes
Land was taken away from Germany
Causes
Anschluss- could never take back Austria. German unification with Austria

Germans are extremely unhappy with the Treaty, they are poor, starving and then the want a new leader.
Causes
Hitler comes to power because they want hope
Causes
2. Hitlers Actions
Causes
Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany in 1933 and almost immediately starts to secretively militarizing. France and Great Britain turn a blind eye because they want Germany to be more beefed up to stop Russia from communism
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1936- troops enter the Rhineland from Hitler. France and Great Britain turn a blind eye because they are weak.
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1936- Hitler makes alliances with Japan and Italy
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1938- German Troops go into Austria and rig a vote so that they would want to go with Germany. Austria reaches to France and Great Britain but they turn a blind eye to it. Then Hitler demands the Sudetenland, which is in Czechoslovakia.
Causes
Hitler gets together the Munich agreement, (Czechoslovakia wasn't invited) where Germany, Great Britain , France, Italy in 1938 and they work out the agreement that Hitler wouldn't take anything else
Causes
3. Failure of Appeasement
Appeasement- giving into someone provided that their demands seem reasonable
Causes
4. Failure of the league of nations
Four main problems that they had
That they are missing a lot of countries, even if they were members they start to leave the League
Four main problems that they had
For the most part they have no power
Four main problems that they had
There isn't an army
Four main problems that they had
They meet only four times a year
The Start of the War
January 1934- nonaggression pact made between Germany and Poland
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January 1939- Germany signs German Soviet pack with Russia.
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Demarcation- a line to mark the boundaries of something, Germans split up Poland with Russia.
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Half of the Bug River then Russia gets the other side(east)
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September 1st, 1939- rolls into Poland with 2,000 tanks and 1,000 Air Craft
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Great Britain and France declare war on Germany on September 1, 1939
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Warsaw surrenders on September 27, 1939 (Capital of Poland)
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Blitzkrieg (lighting War)- Germany uses this tactic,
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In parts of Poland that were once part of the Germany become once again part of the German Empire.
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Warsaw and Krakow become a general government- governed by a civilian who was a Nazi.
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Ghetto- a section of a city where all Jews were required to live.
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Russia goes into Poland right after Germany does
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November 30 1939 to March 12 1940- soviets invade Finland (Winter War) Russians massively out powered the Fins
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April 9th to June 9th, 1940- Germany invades Denmark and Norway, Denmark surrenders immediately and Norway holds out til June.
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May 10th to June 22nd, 1940- Germany attacks Luxembourg, Netherlands, Belgium
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Luxembourg immediately falls, the 14th Netherlands falls, Belgium 28th of May, then on June 22 France signs a Armistice.