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This nation won the Battle of Britain
This British prime minister signed the Munich Pact.
Charles de Gaulle
After the fall of France, he set up a government in exile in Britain.
Battle of Britain
The result of this led Hitler to call off the invasion of Britain indefinitely.
This German military strategy of "lightning war" was first used in Poland.
In 1938, this country was Germany's first target.
Prior to the invasion of Poland, this is what Germany and the Soviet Union agreed to.
This nation ceased to exist after it was divided between Germany and the Soviet Union.
This country invaded Denmark, Norway, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg.
By signing the Munich Pact, Britain and France agreed to take this policy toward German aggression.
About the Munich Pact, he said, "Britain and France had to choose between war and dishonor. They chose dishonor. They will have war."
The terms of surrender forced on this nation included German occupation of the northern part of the country and the establishment of a Nazi-controlled puppet government in the southern part.
After promising his emperor that he would try to maintain peace, Japanese Prime Minister ___ ordered the Japanese navy to prepare for attack on the United States.
Germany, Italy, and Japan were called the ___ powers.
Congress boosted defense spending and created the first peacetime ___ in U.S. history.
The ___ passed, allowing the president to lend or lease arms and other supplies to "any country whose defense was vital to the United States."
The Soviet Union
Germany invaded ___ in spite of the peace treaty signed between the two nations just prior to the invasion of Poland.
Japan launched a surprise attack on the naval base at ___.
Japan took over French military bases in Indochina. In response, the United States placed a(n) ___ on Japan.
Churchill and Roosevelt met secretly aboard the U.S.S. Augusta. Together, they drafted the ___.
Last name meant "Man of Steel"
Government that maintained complete control over its citizens
established A TOTALITERAN GOVERMENT IN ITALY
state above the people
Extreme nationalist & racism, private property with strong government controls, anti-communist
The German brand of fascism
Led Spanish army to rebel against the Spanish public
A series of laws enacted in 1935 and 1936 to prevent U.S arms and sale and loans to nations at war
British Prime minister
Chamberlains political rival in Britain
Giving up principles to pacify an aggression
An agreement in which two nations promise not to go to war with each other
Charles De Gaulle
French general that fled to England where he set up a government in exile
The systematic murder of 11milion people across Europe, more than 1/2 were Jews
Nazi soldiers attacked the Jews in their home, business, and churches
Killing a group of people on purpose
Segregated Jewish areas in certain Polish cities
Labor Camps for Jewish
Joint declaration of war armies
1. Britain France
1. The United States
2. The Soviet Union
To take over North Africa & rebuild the Roman Empire
Plan to take over Europe
To take over the Pacific Ocean
Reasons Why FDR did not want to go to war
1. Great Depression
2.Many felt that WWI was a mistake
3. U.s felt that Soviets and Japans more of a threat
Hitler takes over
3. Student land
September 1, 1939
December 7, 1941
America goes to war
December 8, 1941
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