Mar28 - World War II and The Holocaust Key Terms Nazi-Soviet Pact Blitzkrieg Dunkirk Battle of Britain Vernichtungskrieg Lebensraum Intentionalism

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World War II and The Holocaust Key Terms · Nazi-Soviet Pact · Blitzkrieg · Dunkirk · Battle of Britain · Vernichtungskrieg · Lebensraum · Intentionalism · Functionalism · Vichy Regime · Einsatzgruppen · “Final Solution” · Stalingrad · Operation Bagration I. The Nazis Triumphant, 1939-1942 1939 March 15 Occupation of Bohemia/Moravia August 23 The Nazi-Soviet Pact -the Soviets got to take part of Poland September The Invasion and Fourth Partition of Poland Blitzkrieg 2 3 4 -offensive warfare with a concentration on speed and mobility -the Germans still used horses throughout the war Sitzkrieg, or “Phony War”, 1939-1940 The 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 Fins 1940 April Denmark and Norway -Hitler wanted Norway for their supply of iron ore May-June
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This note was uploaded on 05/24/2011 for the course HIST 152 taught by Professor Hunt during the Fall '10 term at UNC.

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Mar28 - World War II and The Holocaust Key Terms Nazi-Soviet Pact Blitzkrieg Dunkirk Battle of Britain Vernichtungskrieg Lebensraum Intentionalism

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