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World War IIandThe HolocaustKey Terms· Nazi-Soviet Pact· Blitzkrieg· Dunkirk· Battle of Britain· Vernichtungskrieg· Lebensraum· Intentionalism· Functionalism· Vichy Regime· Einsatzgruppen· “Final Solution”· Stalingrad· Operation BagrationI. The Nazis Triumphant, 1939-19421939March 15 Occupation of Bohemia/MoraviaAugust 23 The Nazi-Soviet Pact-the Soviets got to take part of PolandSeptember The Invasion and Fourth Partition of PolandBlitzkrieg234-offensive warfare with a concentration on speed and mobility-the Germans still used horses throughout the warSitzkrieg, or “Phony War”, 1939-1940The Winter War”: Soviet Union vs. Finland, 1939-1940-Stalin saw an opportunity to take some territory from Poland-Churchill wanted to intervene on behalf of the Fins1940April Denmark and Norway-Hitler wanted Norway for their supply of iron oreMay-June Attack in the West and the Fall of FranceArmisticeMiracle of Dunkirk (May 1941)-France was not outnumbered in any way; they just had inferior leadership-at Dunkirk, Hitler made the mistake of trying to attack the British with his

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