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Unformatted text preview: b. The Lend-Lease Act i. Law in which the U.S. would make military equipment available to the Allies 1. what would you do if your neighbors home was on fire and you had a hoseFDRs analogy for helping Allies (even though we were supposed to be neutral/isolationist) c. Hitler invades Russia: U.S. reaction i. d. The Atlantic charter i. Established a vision for a post-WWII between U.S. and Britain e. Karusu-Nomura Talk peace while Japanese planes prepare to bomb pearl harbor i. Met secretly with U.S. but pearl harbor was being bombed so the peace talks stopped and the U.S. entered WWII D. Remember Pearl Harbor a. U.S. suffers defeat, retreat in pacific i. Islands taken by Japanese (battle of Wake and Midway) 1. U.S. didnt fight back effectively until a few ii. Europe first is U.S. policy 1. defeat Germany first a. Gen. MacArthur told to leave Japan and go to AustraliaI shall return...
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course ISS 325 taught by Professor Malloy during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '08