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Unformatted text preview: monstrous tyranny that is Germany c. May 1940- Netherlands, Belgium, France- Netherlands fall in five days, Luxemberg fell basically immediately, Belgium and Leopold III, unlike in World War I, surrendered to the Nazis with little resistance, throughout May German forces penetrated into FranceFrench constructed Maginuea Line which ended in the Arden forest which they believed impassible, Hitler goes around the line and launches a full attack d. Dunkirk- from May 29-June 2 1940 a major evacuation takes place and the armies are pushed back to Dunkirk e. France Falls- Italian forces attack the French from the south basically dooming the French to defeat f. The Soviets Move 3. The Fate of the World- The Battle of Britain 4. Eastern Europe a. The Balkans b. The Soviets Betrayed 5. The Pacific 6. 1941-1942 On the Edge of the Void a. Nazi Success b. The Turning Point 7. D-Day and the War Ends...
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This note was uploaded on 05/16/2008 for the course HIST 0011 taught by Professor Proctor during the Spring '08 term at Tufts.
- Spring '08