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that World War II brought about as it allowed Americans to reassess sources of their national security. 2 Additionally, the two chapters delineate the rebirth of U.s foreign policy and the emanation of Soviet communism—America's most clairvoyant enemy. Reflective Comments: This decade between 1931 and 1941 was a remarkable moment in the history of the Unites States. During the intensity of the Great Depression until the early beginning of World War II, democracy in the United States was powerless. In fact, when President Roosevelt was aware of the threat posed by Japanese imperialism, Italian and German fascism, he was powerless in spite of his desire to intercede in favor of the Chinese, French and the British. Nevertheless, the attack at Pearl Harbor served as a 1 Herring, George C. From colony to superpower: US foreign relations since 1776 . New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. 2 Ibid., 598.
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turning point in American foreign policy. The attack led the United States into World War II and created a series of events that latter transform the country into a global superpower and a leader in setting international order. In those days, as appeared in the book of Ezekiel 3 , like Israel, America became the center of the world. Essentially Pearl Harbor is paramount to American foreign policy as it was the first major contribution to American foreign policy. 3 The Holy Bible. New International Version . Grand Rapids: Zondervan Publishing House, 1984.
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