As part of the Treaty of Versailles, Germany was ordered to pay fines to the Allies to repay the costs of the war.
Type of government that existed in Italy during the 1930s and 40s. This party is the opposite of Communism.
The doctrines of nationalism, racial purity, anti-Communism, and the all-powerful role of the State advocated by Adolf Hitler in Germany.
When Great Britain and France gave into the demands of Italy and Germany as aggressors to avoid another world war.
Taking items that are in short supply and distributing them according to a system. For instance, during World War II, gas, sugar, and butter were a few of the items rationed in the United States.
Short-term loans that individual citizens made to the government that financed two-thirds of the war's cost.
Prime Minister of Great Britain from -1940. Famous for appeasing Hitler at the Munich Conference.
Detention centers where more than 100,000 Japanese Americans were relocated during World War II by order of the President.
United States military base on Hawaii that was bombed by Japan, bringing the United States into World War II. Pearl Harbor was attacked on December 7, 1941.
Battle of Midway
U.S. naval victory over the Japanese fleet in June 1942, in which the Japanese lost four of their best aircraft carriers. It marked a turning point in World War II.
code name for the secret United States project set up in 1942 to develop atomic bombs for use in World War II