Alan Brinkley, The Unfinished Nation : Study Guide Chapter 27: The Global Crisis 1. Two international treaties that were negotiated by the United States in partial compensation for its refusal to join the League of Nations were the Five-Power Pact of February 1922 and the Kellogg-Briand Pact. 2. Adolf Hitler was the leader of the Nazis. He grew rapidly in popular favor and took power in 1933. he believed in, among other things, the genetic superiority of the Aryan (German) people and in extending German territory to provide Lebensraum (living space) for the German “master race,” and he displayed a pathological anti-Semitism and a passionate militarism. Benito Mussolini was the leader of a Facist Party that had been that had been in control of Italy since the early 1920s and had become increasingly nationalistic and militaristic. The Weimer Republic was Germany’s national government since the end of World War I, and by the late 1920s, it had been largely discredited by, among other things, a ruinous inflation. Chiang Kai-Shek was a Chinese leader and insisted on
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