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  • ... total war, a development of WWI; the total mobilization of society for war. Paris Accord, was for all practical purposes a general peace treaty, bringing an end to World War II and the Cold War that followed. ...
  • ... and Spain to team up. Strasbourg, Germany. Quattrocento, The 1400's. World War II, 1939-1945. Doge, The ruler of Venice. Rene Descartes, Discourse on MEthod. Galileo, This scientist formulated ...
  • ... Winston Churchill, 1874 to 1965; greatest wartime leader; rallied the British with his speeches, infectious confidence, and bulldog determination; known for his "iron curtain" speech; led the British during World War II; agreed Hitle...
  • ... This new system replaced the fallow field one. Marshall Plan, After the massive destruction in Europe following World War II, the United States proposed an economic plan in 1947 to help restore the region. ...
  • ... attack. postmodernism, Post-World War II intellectual movement and cultural attitude focusing on cultural pluralism and release from the confines and ideology of Western high culture. (p. 900). rurik, ...
  • ... The sinking of much of the US Pacific Fleet brought the United States into World War II. (p. 793). ... 1302. Stalingrad, Site of critical World War II Soviet victory that reversed Germany's advance to the East. ...
  • ... Holocaust, Term for Hitler's attempted genocide of European Jews during World War II; resulted in deaths of 6 million Jews. Herodotus, Heir to the technique of historia-'investigation'-developed by Greeks in the late Archaic period...
  • ... independence. He fought the Italian invasion of his country in 1935 and regained his throne during World War II, when British forces expelled the Italians. He ruled Ethiopia as an autocrat. (809). ...
  • ... of 1941, World War II alliance agreement between the United States and Britain; included a clause that recognized the right of all people to choose the form of government under which the live; indicated sympathy for decolonization. 262. ...
  • ... The bombing hastened the end of world war II. ... Made a standing committee in 1945. During World War II it investigated pro-fascist groups, but after the war it turned to investigating alleged communists. ...
  • ... Axis Powers, the alliance formed in 1936 that fought in World War II consisting of the nations of Germany, Italy, and Japan. ... Battle of the Coral Sea, World War II Pacific battle; United States and Japanese forces fought to a standoff. ...
  • ... It was one of the largest governmental reorganizations since the introduction of the Department of Defense following World War II. ... George Marshall, US Secrtary of State, that provided economic aid to European nation after World War II. ...
  • ... (479). Pearl Harbor, American naval base in Hawaii; attack by Japanese on this facility in December 1941 crippled American fleet in the Pacific and caused entry of United States into World War II. ...
  • ... After World War II the central province of Yugoslavia. ... Pearl Harbor, Naval base in Hawaii attacked by Japanese aircraft on December 7, 1941. The sinking of much of the US Pacific Fleet brought the United States into World War II. ...
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