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Exam #3 Review HIST 2112 Fall 2005 Chapter 2 5- The United States and the Second World War, 1939-1945 Countries where fascism, militarism, and violent nationalism were most prevalent -Germany, Italy, Japan FDR was described as a reluctant isolationist – what was meant by this -After WWI, Roosevelt embraced Wilson’s vision that the US should take the lead  in making the world “safe for democracy,” and he continued to advocate American  membership in the League of Nations during the isolationist 1920s. What was the good neighbor policy -Declared that the US would not depend on military force to exercise its influence  in Latin America. What was the Maginot Line -A concrete fortification built after WWI and stretching from the Swiss border to  the Ardennes region on the edge of Belgium, designed to stop the foot soldiers in WWI  style trench warfare. What was the Lend Lease Act; Who benefited from it; When was it enacted; How  was it justified -Allowed the British to obtain arms from the US w/o paying cash but w/ the  promise to reimburse the US once the war ended.  Defended democracy and human  rights throughout the world, specifically the 4 Freedoms.  Enacted March, 1941. What was the Atlantic Charter as the right of national self-determination (Creation of national governmental institutions) What was rationing and what items were rationed -A way of guarantting supplies, but not reducing consumption.  Items rationed  were sugar, and meat. What was the Double V campaign; what did it mean; whom did it impact
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