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1

Battle of Britain

British ships v. German Air Force (Luftwaffe)

2

Causes for the rise of dictatorships

Everyone wanted all the power

3

Effects of Versailles Treaty

Idk

4

Kristallnacht

"Night of broken glass"
90 Jews killed, hundreds badly injured, thousands terrorized

5

Lend-Lease Act, destroyers for bases

Allowed US to lend arms to needing countries
England needed destroyers. FDR gave Churchill 50 old destroyers for bases in GB, the Caribbean and Bermuda

6

Munich Comference

September 29,1938
Britain and France gave into Hitler's demands (the Sudetenland in Czechoslovakia)

7

Nye Committee

Documented huge profits that armed factories had made during the war. Isolationist ideas

8

Neutrality Act of 1935

Made it illegal for Americans to sell to any country at war

9

Reason for the Four Freedoms speech

Idk

10

Wannsee Conference

Nazi leaders met to determine the "final solution of the Jewish question"