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Herman croering

German politician
Military leader and leading member of nazi part

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Blitzkrieg

"Lightening war"
Hitler rubbed Europe with spread a efficiency of German attack

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Marginol line

Series of concrete and steel fortification armed with artillery alone border of Germany

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Dunkirk

Beaches heroic rescue effort

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Winston Churchill

Advocate for hard line policy Nazi and replace the apostle of appeasement

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Battle of Britain

Germany lost by Luftwaffe bombers british attack on Berlin

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Battle of Stalingrad

Turning point in the war
Major industrial center on the
Germ troops forced to surrender

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Normandy d day

5 adults division on Normandy beaches o June in histories creates amphibious invasions

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Battle of Kursk

German forced defeated by soviets
Greates tank battle of ww2 Germans lost 18 of their best panzer divisions

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Appeasement

Demands of powers if European states satisfied the reasonable demands of dissatisfied power the latter could be content and stability and peace would be achieved

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Neville chamberlain

Prime minister of britains strong advocate of appeasement and believed survivals of british empire depended upon on accommodation w Germany

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Sudetenland

Mountains northwestern border area of Czech home

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Munich conference

September 29 British French Germany and Italy reached agreement that reached rulers demand

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Peace in our time

Meant from Munich conference said by chamberlain

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Rome Berlin axis

Agreement between Mussolini and hurler common political and economic interest

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Aryans

Only capable of building a great civilization hurler fell they were threatened from east by large mass inferiors people (Slavs)