Fascist party. He failed to overthrow the government before.
He takes control although Lenin says he shouldn't
Gives legitimacy to Russia
He now has absolute Power
Was able to have as many terms as he did because the 22nd amendment hadn't been passed yet. This showed that the american people don't like change in times of trouble. Term ends with his death
Designed to lower tariffs
They attacked Ethiopia because they knew it would fall quickly. This would make them seem more powerful
Allowed for government sanctioned antisemitism.
Land reclaimed in direct defiance of Treaty of Versaille
Marked beginning of holocaust. Many jewish businesses were burned down along with synagogues.
Now a totalitatian government
Prevents two front war
Countries had to pay in cash and collect weapons by boat. This was designed to keep the united states neutral. Reflects isolationistic views
Effectively Begins World War 2
Was a direct result of the invasion of Poland
Phony war used to distract other countries from real goals
Not entirely Successful
Marks unison of Axis Powers- Germany (Hitler), Italy (Mussolini), Japan (Tojo)
Makes Nonagression pact void, Hitler starts invasion too late and falls victim to Russian Winter
Thrust the United States into War. This was a huge success for the Japanese
Kept secret from nearly everyone. Made nuclear weapon, which was superior to any weapons in existence. Headed by einstein and oppenheimmer.
Death and work camps for non jews. The largest of these death camps was Auschwitz Birkinaeu
Roosevelt allows from Japanese citizens to be relocated to more remote areas. This violated citizens rights.
Macarthur vows to return
Huge Naval battle. This, in addition to Guadalcanal, stopped the japanese from taking Australia.
Allows women to assist overseas
First American Offensive, huge victory
Huge loss for Germans and they couldn't recover from the losses that they took.
Allied Offensive in North Africa
Italians could resist only because of the aid of Germany
Used in the civil rights movement. If one can fight and die for a country, he or she should be treated equally by that country.
Showed rise of racial tensions in the US
Allowed for Allied forces to attack rome
Allied offensive in France. Normandy beaches. Allowed for allies to liberate France
This is important because nobody knew about how bad these camps were until they were finally publicized.
One of the most controversial battles of the pacific, as the island wasn't used after it was captured. One of if not the deadliest battle for americans. Japanese ditched banzai attacks, and used cave systems to move and attack from. This was used on okinawa and iwo jima
Largest Naval Battle of World War II. Allowed for the Capture of the Philippines.
Breaks the Siefried line, the German defensive line.
German offensive designed to break Allied lines. If successful, it wouldve allowed the Germans to fight only part of an army. Failed
Put Nazi War Criminals on trial. Not even half were convicted
Allowed for the bombing of Japan as well. Japanese utilized cave systems just as they did on Peleliu
Japanese use same defense as on Peleliu, results in massive casualties for both sides. Allowed for Americans to bomb Japans mainland
This crushes the Germans, Hitler commits suicide along with many leading party members.
End of War in Europe
Shows unbelievable power of nuclear bomb.
Japan doesnt surrender yet.
Frightens Japan enough to force surrender.
End of War in Pacific