Chapter 29

Main

Karl Leuger

1844 - 1910

Winston Churchill

1874 - 1965

Joseph Stalin

1879 - 1953

Benito Mussolini

1883 - 1945

Adolf Hitler

1889 - 1945

Victor Emmanuel III

1900 - 1946

The revolutionary total war effort

1914 - 1918

Hitler joined German Workers' Party in Munich

1919

Lenin and the Bolsheviks had won the civil war

1921

Lenin announces New Economic Policy

March 1921

Mussolini seizes power in Italy

1922

A large group of fascists marched on rome

October 1922

A majority won by fascists in parliament due to new electoral law

1924

Lenin dies leaving no successor

1924

The party congress of 1927

1927

Stalin launches the first five year plan

1928

The Great Industrial Drive

1928 - 1937

Trotsky is expelled from the Soviet Union

1929

Peasants all over the Soviet Union were ordered to collectivize

1929

The Lateran Agreement

1929

Stalin's wife complains about him and dies the same night

1932

The Nazi's pushed the Enabling Act through the reichstag

March 23, 1933

Hitler withdrew from the League of Nations

October 1933

Stalin's number two man, Sergei Kirov was murdered

1934

The SS arrested and shot roughly 1000 SA leaders and other political enemies

June 30, 1934

Hitler established a draft and declared the Treaty of Versailles null and void

March 1935

The Anglo-German Naval Agreement

June 1935

Elie Halevy's "The Era of Tyrannies"

1936

The rome-Berlin Axis

1936

The Spanish Civil War broke out

June 1936

116 Prominent Old Bolsheviks confessed to all manner of crimes against Stalin

August 1936

The Secret Police arrested lesser party officials torturing them for confessions

1937

Hitler forced the Austrian chancellor to put Nazi's in control of the government

March 1938

An Alliance between Hitler and Stalin was created

1939

World War I

1939 - 1945

Hitler offered and Stalin signed a 10-year nonaggression pact

August 1939

German armies and warplanes went into Poland from 3 sides

September 1, 1939

Hitler ordered SS to stop Jewish emancipation and speed up plans for mass murder

1941

Expulsion spiraled into extermination in the Soviet Union

1941

German armies suddenly attack the Soviet Union

June 1941

Japan attacked Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

The Germans renewed the offensive against the Soviet Union

July 1942

Soviet armies counter attacked

November 1942