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Cold War - US History 9
What were the causes of US Soviet prob…
What are the differences between commu…
Stalin-Truman Disagreements
Truman Doctrine
different political and economic systems, Allies didn't attac…
Communist Government controls all business and helps you, Cap…
They were opposite nations fighting
Financial aid to support nations resisting communism
What were the causes of US Soviet prob…
different political and economic systems, Allies didn't attac…
What are the differences between commu…
Communist Government controls all business and helps you, Cap…
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AP US History: The Cold War
China: 1949
Marshall Plan
George Kennan
Iron Curtain
by 1949, mainland China had all fallen to the Communist forces
George Marshall outlined an extensive program of US economic…
an expert on Soviet affairs; written that only "a long term,…
a metaphor in Winston Churchill's speech to refer to the Sovi…
China: 1949
by 1949, mainland China had all fallen to the Communist forces
Marshall Plan
George Marshall outlined an extensive program of US economic…
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US History Cold War to Present
TAFT HARTLEY ACT
CONTAINMENT POLICY
RED SCARE
Korean Conflict
(1947) Right to Work law that allowed states to decide on Uni…
(1947) George Kennan wrote anonymously in "X-Article". Plan w…
(1950-1953) US feared soviet spies because of Russian A Bomb…
(1950-1953) June 1950 NK attacked SK... Aug 1950 SK driven to Pu…
TAFT HARTLEY ACT
(1947) Right to Work law that allowed states to decide on Uni…
CONTAINMENT POLICY
(1947) George Kennan wrote anonymously in "X-Article". Plan w…
US History - Cold War Conflicts
Iran
Ayatollah Khorasani is in Power
Ayatollah Khorasani
Shah
Iran Hostage Crisis
Result of Shah getting kicked out of power
In power in Iran / Anti-Western
Citizens of Iran did not like him
Iran
Iran Hostage Crisis
Ayatollah Khorasani is in Power
Result of Shah getting kicked out of power
US History - Cold War Ends
Space Race
Science / Technology / Engineering / M…
Space Race
Sputnik
STEM Programs in School
STEM Stands For:
1945 - Only US has Nuclear Power
Origins of the Space Race (Produced More Technology)
Space Race
STEM Programs in School
Science / Technology / Engineering / M…
STEM Stands For:
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US History - Cold War - Andreas
Harry S. Truman
Joseph Stalin
George Marshall
Mao Zedong
Became prez when FDR died; first to adapt the policy of conta…
dictator of the USSR; died in 1953; closed the "iron curtain"…
Truman's Secretary of State that proposed the Marshall Plan,…
Leader of the Communist revolution and later the People's Rep…
Harry S. Truman
Became prez when FDR died; first to adapt the policy of conta…
Joseph Stalin
dictator of the USSR; died in 1953; closed the "iron curtain"…
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US History, The Cold War (1945-1989), WV
Eleanor Roosevelt
Harry Truman
General MacArthur
Senator Joe McCarthy
wife of FDR who helped him monitor New Deal programs and beca…
became president when FDR died; gave the order to drop the at…
Commander of the US forces in the Philippine Islands; directe…
republican senator who falsely accused many Americans for bei…
Eleanor Roosevelt
wife of FDR who helped him monitor New Deal programs and beca…
Harry Truman
became president when FDR died; gave the order to drop the at…
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US History, The Cold War (1945-1989) Rampey
Eleanor Roosevelt
Harry Truman
General MacArthur
Senator Joe McCarthy
wife of FDR who helped him monitor New Deal programs and beca…
became president when FDR died; gave the order to drop the at…
Commander of the US forces in the Philippine Islands; directe…
republican senator who falsely accused many Americans for bei…
Eleanor Roosevelt
wife of FDR who helped him monitor New Deal programs and beca…
Harry Truman
became president when FDR died; gave the order to drop the at…
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US History - Cold War Begins
Cold War
Declaration of Liberated Europe
satellite nations
Truman and Molotov
era of confrontation between the U.S. and the Soviet Union
asserted "the right of all people to choose the form of gover…
Communist countries in Eastern Europe
their first meeting marked a shift in Soviet-American relatio…
Cold War
era of confrontation between the U.S. and the Soviet Union
Declaration of Liberated Europe
asserted "the right of all people to choose the form of gover…
US History II Cold War
satellite nations
iron curtain
policy of containment
truman doctrine
countries subject to soviet control
the geographic and political divisions between the communist…
accepted the fact that eastern europe was under communist con…
outlined the policy of containment; first applied to the nati…
satellite nations
countries subject to soviet control
iron curtain
the geographic and political divisions between the communist…
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20.1 Kennedy and the Cold War: US History
John F. Kennedy
Richard M. Nixon
charismatic
Martin Luther King, Jr.
democratic president after Eisenhower who promised a more act…
Republican running opponent to JFK. He was vice president to…
exhibiting a dynamic personality. A personality of JFK that h…
U.S. Baptist minister and civil rights leader. A noted orator…
John F. Kennedy
democratic president after Eisenhower who promised a more act…
Richard M. Nixon
Republican running opponent to JFK. He was vice president to…
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US History Cold War and the 50s
United Nations
Satellite Nations
Containment
Iron Curtain
After WWII the UN was created to garner world peace. The US a…
Countries dominated by the soviet union around 1946.
Taking measures to prevent any extension of communist rule to…
Churchill made a speech where he declared Europe was divided…
United Nations
After WWII the UN was created to garner world peace. The US a…
Satellite Nations
Countries dominated by the soviet union around 1946.
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hudsong - US History - Early Cold War
United Nations Security Council
Communism and Capitalism
Germany and Berlin (Airlift)
Iron Curtain
...
...
...
...
United Nations Security Council
...
Communism and Capitalism
...
Us history Cold War and 1950s
Teheran conference
Yalta conference
San Fran conference
Washington conference
meeting of Joseph Stalin, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Winston…
for the purpose of discussing Europe's post-war reorganization.
a convention of delegates from 50 Allied nations
was a military conference called by U.S. regarding interests…
Teheran conference
meeting of Joseph Stalin, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Winston…
Yalta conference
for the purpose of discussing Europe's post-war reorganization.
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US History II: Cold War
Communism
Capitalism
Totalitarian/Communist Party
Democracy
Soviet-based economic system in which the state controlled th…
American based economic system in which private citizens cont…
The Soviets were ruled by the Communist Party which created a…
American based political system
Communism
Soviet-based economic system in which the state controlled th…
Capitalism
American based economic system in which private citizens cont…
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US History The Cold War Begins
Who were the two major players involve…
What does the USSR stand for?
What is a hot war?
What is a cold war and why was the Col…
the USA and USSR
the Soviet Union
a hot war involves fighting and shooting
A cold war does not involve violent fighting
Who were the two major players involve…
the USA and USSR
What does the USSR stand for?
the Soviet Union
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US History-Communism and Cold war
GI Bill
Inchon
Alger Hiss
NATO
serviceman's readjustment act in 1944 that provided financial…
area on Korea's West coast where MacArthur landed his troops…
man accused of spying for the Soviet Union with microfilm doc…
defense and military alliance between the US, Canada, and ten…
GI Bill
serviceman's readjustment act in 1944 that provided financial…
Inchon
area on Korea's West coast where MacArthur landed his troops…
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US History: Chapter 15, The Cold War
Marshall Plan
Berlin Blockade
Berlin Airlift
NATO
Aid to Europe, helped to build relationships and fight commun…
USSR's response to the unification of the 3 western zones of…
US and Britain flew in supplies to Berlin
Mutual defense agreement of Non Communist nations in the Nort…
Marshall Plan
Aid to Europe, helped to build relationships and fight commun…
Berlin Blockade
USSR's response to the unification of the 3 western zones of…
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US History: Cold War Retest
What was significant about the Marshal…
What did the Truman Doctrine do in 1947?
In 1949, the North Atlantic Treaty Org…
What desire of President Kennedy's pro…
Was offered to the Soviet Union
A. asserted it was the obligation of the United States to sup…
C. declared that an attack on one member nation was an attack…
B. expand American influence through peaceful means
What was significant about the Marshal…
Was offered to the Soviet Union
What did the Truman Doctrine do in 1947?
A. asserted it was the obligation of the United States to sup…
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US History - Cold War Terms
Communism
Bay of Pigs Invasion
Berlin Airlift
Containment
a social, political, and economic ideology and movement whose…
On April 17, 1961, 1400 Cuban exiles launched what became a b…
US supply drops to people living in East Berlin
the action or policy of preventing the expansion of a hostile…
Communism
a social, political, and economic ideology and movement whose…
Bay of Pigs Invasion
On April 17, 1961, 1400 Cuban exiles launched what became a b…
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US History - Cold War Vocab
Berlin Airlift
Brink Manship
Containment
Cuban Missile Crisis
US airlifted supplies to Western parts of Berlin, Germany in…
US and USSR had a policy from 1941-1991 to gain the upper han…
Created by George Keenan to stop the spread of communism in A…
US and Soviet Union had a stand off, Soviet Union having miss…
Berlin Airlift
US airlifted supplies to Western parts of Berlin, Germany in…
Brink Manship
US and USSR had a policy from 1941-1991 to gain the upper han…
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US History WWII and Cold War
Allies vs Axis: Who was on what side?
Appeasement
Battle of Midway
Battle of the Bulge
Allies: GB, Russia, France, US... Axis: Germany, Italy, Japan
give dictators what they want and hope that they wont want more
1942 World War II battle between the United States and Japan,…
December 16th, German tank divisons broke through weak Americ…
Allies vs Axis: Who was on what side?
Allies: GB, Russia, France, US... Axis: Germany, Italy, Japan
Appeasement
give dictators what they want and hope that they wont want more
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US History Cold War Review
Capitalism
Free enterprise
Containment
United Nations (1945)
Is an economic system based on the private ownership of capit…
A system by which people can conduct business free of governm…
The policy that the US should prevent the communism from spre…
International organization formed after World War II to serve…
Capitalism
Is an economic system based on the private ownership of capit…
Free enterprise
A system by which people can conduct business free of governm…
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US History Cold War Vocab
Brinkmanship
Red Scare
Arms Race
Mutual Assured Destruction
Doing very risky things and going beyond the limits in order…
The deportation of many immigrants by the federal government…
A competition between nations for superiority in weapon devel…
a policy where two opposing sides in a war attack each other…
Brinkmanship
Doing very risky things and going beyond the limits in order…
Red Scare
The deportation of many immigrants by the federal government…
US History EOC Review - Cold War
Dates- 1957
Dates- 1969
Dates- 2001
Vocab- McCarthyism
the start of the space race between the United States and the…
Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin won the space race for the U.S…
the end of the Cold War; fall of the Berlin Wall
term refers to Senator Joseph McCarthy actions during the Red…
Dates- 1957
the start of the space race between the United States and the…
Dates- 1969
Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin won the space race for the U.S…
US History EOC Review: Cold War
1957
1969
1991
McCarthyism
the start of the space race between the United States and the…
Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin won the space race for the U.S…
the end of the Cold War; fall of the Berlin Wall
term refers to Senator Joseph McCarthy actions during the Red…
1957
the start of the space race between the United States and the…
1969
Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin won the space race for the U.S…
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US History Cold War Vocab
Truman Doctrine
Berlin Airlift
Arms Race
HUAC
American foreign policy created to counter Soviet geopolitica…
A military operation in the late 1940s that brought food and…
a competition between nations for superiority in the developm…
The House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC), a committe…
Truman Doctrine
American foreign policy created to counter Soviet geopolitica…
Berlin Airlift
A military operation in the late 1940s that brought food and…
US History Terms- Cold War
Arms Race
Berlin Airlift
Blacklist
Brinkmanship
Contest in which nations compete to build more powerful weapons
Program in which US and British pilots flew supplies to West…
List of persons who were not hired because of suspected commu…
Belief that only by going to the brink of war could the Unite…
Arms Race
Contest in which nations compete to build more powerful weapons
Berlin Airlift
Program in which US and British pilots flew supplies to West…
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US History: Cold War Unit
What did Churchill, Roosevelt and Stal…
Why did the U.S want to join?
July Potsdam
Domino Theory
- Free elections in Europe... - UN Created. est. in SF (similar…
U.S wanted to be the worlds policeman to prevent WW3 rather t…
Stalin manipulates Truman
the political theory that if one nation comes under Communist…
What did Churchill, Roosevelt and Stal…
- Free elections in Europe... - UN Created. est. in SF (similar…
Why did the U.S want to join?
U.S wanted to be the worlds policeman to prevent WW3 rather t…
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Cold war unit US history
iron curtain
Containment
Truman doctrine
Marshall Plan
Division between the soviet countries and the rest of the wor…
The prevention of the Soviet Union spreading its influence al…
The policy that provided aid ($money$) to foreign countries f…
Western Europe received over 13 billion $$ in US loans betwee…
iron curtain
Division between the soviet countries and the rest of the wor…
Containment
The prevention of the Soviet Union spreading its influence al…
US History: Cold War Terms
Yalta Conference
Nuremberg Trails
United Nations
Potsdam Conference
Conference between Stalin, FDR, and Churchill. Russia agreed…
Series of trials in which the Allied powers prosecuted German…
An organization that was established in 1945 to promote inter…
The final wartime conference between Truman, Stalin, and Chur…
Yalta Conference
Conference between Stalin, FDR, and Churchill. Russia agreed…
Nuremberg Trails
Series of trials in which the Allied powers prosecuted German…
US History - Cold War Review
War Powers Resolution
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Operation Rolling Thunder
My Lai Massacre
Law passed that let the president can commit troops and decla…
US battleship exploded by the VietCong
US bombed strategic targets in North Vietnam
US soldiers killed the entire town of My Lai
War Powers Resolution
Law passed that let the president can commit troops and decla…
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
US battleship exploded by the VietCong
US History Cold War [Vocab]
Communism
Satellite Nations
Iron Curtain
Containment
A political theory in which all property is publically owned.…
Nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
The political and military barrier that isolated Soviet-contr…
The political and military barrier that isolated Soviet-contr…
Communism
A political theory in which all property is publically owned.…
Satellite Nations
Nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
US History - Cold War Terms
USSR
Cold War
Superpower
Domino Theory
-Union of Soviet socialist Republics ... -AKA Soviet Union ... -Com…
Constant non-violent state of hostility between USSR and US f…
Extremely powerful nation, especially one capable of influenc…
Theory that if one country is taken over by communists, nearb…
USSR
-Union of Soviet socialist Republics ... -AKA Soviet Union ... -Com…
Cold War
Constant non-violent state of hostility between USSR and US f…
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us history cold war vocab
Marshall Plan
McCarthyism
Brinkmanship
Truman Doctrine
joint economic recovery program between the us and the wester…
making accusations about being a communist without evidence
pursing something to the limit of safety before stopping
convinced Congress to give $400 million to prevent the fall o…
Marshall Plan
joint economic recovery program between the us and the wester…
McCarthyism
making accusations about being a communist without evidence
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US HISTORY COLD WAR VOCAB
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Containment Policy
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Established by the Truman administration in 1947 to contain S…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Truman Doctrine
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
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US History Vocab Cold War
Berlin Airlift
NATO
Containment
Sputnik 1
BRITISH AND US PLANES flew humanitarian supplies when Stalin…
ANTI-COMMUNIST ALLIANCE created in repsonse to Stalins 1948 e…
US POLICY REGARDING SOVIET UNION and preventing spread of its…
1ST MADE MADE SATTELITE launch by Soviets in 1957; forced Am.…
Berlin Airlift
BRITISH AND US PLANES flew humanitarian supplies when Stalin…
NATO
ANTI-COMMUNIST ALLIANCE created in repsonse to Stalins 1948 e…
US History Cold War Vocabulary
United Nations (UN)
satellite nation
containment
Iron curtain
international peacekeeping organization which most nations in…
a country that is dominated politically... and economically by a…
the blocking of another nation's... attempts to spread its influ…
a phrase used by Winston Churchill in... 1946 to describe an ima…
United Nations (UN)
international peacekeeping organization which most nations in…
satellite nation
a country that is dominated politically... and economically by a…
US history final Cold war
Cold War
Marshall Plan
Containment
Truman Doctrine
the state of hostility, without direct military conflict, tha…
the program, proposed by Secretary of State George Marshall i…
George F. Kennan, an American diplomat proposed a policy of c…
a U.S. policy, announced by President Harry S. Truman in 1947…
Cold War
the state of hostility, without direct military conflict, tha…
Marshall Plan
the program, proposed by Secretary of State George Marshall i…
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Cold war Vocab. US History
Detente
Glasnost
Perestroika
Salt 1 Treaty
The flexible policy, involving a willingness to negotiate and…
Open discussion of social problems that was permitted in the…
Reconstruction of economy and gov. instituted in the soviet u…
5 year agreement between the US and Soviet, signed in 1972 ,…
Detente
The flexible policy, involving a willingness to negotiate and…
Glasnost
Open discussion of social problems that was permitted in the…
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US history terms Cold War
superpowers
Berlin Airlift
Cold War
NATO
State with dominant position in international relations (US/S…
brought food and other goods into West Berlin by air, East Ge…
state of political tension and military rirvarly between nati…
north Atlantic treaty organization (US Great Britain Canada a…
superpowers
State with dominant position in international relations (US/S…
Berlin Airlift
brought food and other goods into West Berlin by air, East Ge…
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US History Cold War Vocab
Iron curtain
Truman doctrine
Marshall plan
Nato treaty
National barrier separating ussr and western europe
US sends financial aid to Greek and turkey prevent communism
US sends billions to europe to prevent communism
Alliance between democratic nations
Iron curtain
National barrier separating ussr and western europe
Truman doctrine
US sends financial aid to Greek and turkey prevent communism
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VA/US History - The Cold War
What is the United Nations
What were 2 results of the American oc…
What was the Cold War?
What is communism?
International organization to keep world peace
1) Japan became a democracy ... 2) Japan became an ally or frien…
War of words between the U.S. and the Soviet Union between 19…
Economic system in which there is no private property; govern…
What is the United Nations
International organization to keep world peace
What were 2 results of the American oc…
1) Japan became a democracy ... 2) Japan became an ally or frien…
US History - Cold War & 1950s
United Nations
Satelite Nation
Containment
Iron Curtain
International organization founded in 1945 to promote world p…
a country dominated politically and economically by another n…
a U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
United Nations
International organization founded in 1945 to promote world p…
Satelite Nation
a country dominated politically and economically by another n…
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US History: Cold War Terms
"Big Three"
Teheran Conference
Bretton Woods Conference
Containment
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
December, 1943 - A meeting between FDR, Churchill and Stalin…
1944, (FDR) , The common name for the United Nations Monetary…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
"Big Three"
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
Teheran Conference
December, 1943 - A meeting between FDR, Churchill and Stalin…
us history - 1960s / cold war
lyndon baines johnson (lbj)
democratic convention of 1968
election of 1968
great society
president who took over after jfk was assassinated
1968, chicago - democratic nomination of vice-president huber…
most chaotic election in us history. richard nixon won.
president johnson's version of the democratic reform program.
lyndon baines johnson (lbj)
president who took over after jfk was assassinated
democratic convention of 1968
1968, chicago - democratic nomination of vice-president huber…
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SAT US HISTORY COLD WAR
"Big Three"
Teheran Conference
Bretton Woods Conference
Containment
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
December, 1943 - A meeting between FDR, Churchill and Stalin…
1944, (FDR) , The common name for the United Nations Monetary…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
"Big Three"
allies during WWII; Soviet Union - Stalin, United Kingdom - C…
Teheran Conference
December, 1943 - A meeting between FDR, Churchill and Stalin…
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US History (World War II/Cold War)
Dictators
Germany
Italy
Russia
Came to power because of the depression and a countries need…
Hitler, nazi, Fascist
Benito Mussalini, fascist
Josef Stalin "man of steel" communist
Dictators
Came to power because of the depression and a countries need…
Germany
Hitler, nazi, Fascist
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Cold War ap us history
Didn't use nuclear weapons
No
Greek civil war
Chinese civil war
Why was it called the cold war
Did Stalin plan on keeping the promises he made to other worl…
1st major Cold War incident in which Russians created interna…
China turns communist and troops to to Taiwan
Didn't use nuclear weapons
Why was it called the cold war
No
Did Stalin plan on keeping the promises he made to other worl…
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US History: The Cold War and WWII
What is the main reason why WWII begin…
Why is WWII very important?
What is the first reason why WWII began?
What is the second reason why WWII beg…
Germany invades Poland on September 1, 1939. It lasts from 19…
WWII impacts the entire world, it triggers the holocaust, nuc…
Some countries were upset about the position of their country…
There was political instability in Europe. Democracies weren'…
What is the main reason why WWII begin…
Germany invades Poland on September 1, 1939. It lasts from 19…
Why is WWII very important?
WWII impacts the entire world, it triggers the holocaust, nuc…
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