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Took aggressive actions but met only verbal protest and pleas for peace from democracies. Mussolini, Hitler, and the leader of Japan saw people as a weakness and responded with aggression

Dictators

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Wanted to have an empire as big as those of Western powers. To do this they seized Manchuria in 1931

Japanese Military Leader

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Overran much of eastern China starting the Second Sino-Japanese War (Protests from the West fell on deaf ears)

Japanese armies

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Acted on its own imperialist ambitions. Invaded Ethiopia

Italy

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Tested the will of western democracies. Broke the treaty of Versailles by building a german military and sent troops into the demilitarized zone of the Rhineland bordering france

Hitler

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Is giving in to the demands of an aggression in order to keep the peace

Appeasement

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Was demoralized and suffering from political division at home

France

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Saw Hitler and Mussolini's fascism as a lesser of two evils (compared to communism of the Soviet Union)

Britain and France

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Opposition to all war, due to the disgust with the destruction from the previous war spread throughout the world

Pacifism

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Are laws that forbade the sale of arms to any nation at war and outlawed loans to warring nations and prohibited Americans from traveling on ships of warring powers

Neutrality Acts

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Germany, Italy, and Japan formed what became known as

Rome-Berlin-Tokyo Axis

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Union of Austria and Germany

Anschluss

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A region of western Czechoslovakia-be given autonomy

Sudetenland

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Bound Hitler and Stalin to peaceful relationships. Secretly the two agreed not to fight if the other end to war and divide up land of Eastern Europe

Nazi-Soviet Pact

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German forces invaded Poland. Two days later Britain and France declared war on Germany and _______ had started

World War 2

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Lightning war. Used improve tanks and air power technology to strike a debasing blow against the enemy

Blitzkrieg

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Or German Air Force would bomb airfields,factories, towns and cities

Luftwaffe

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In April of 1940 Hitler launched a blitzkrieg against ______ and ______ then he went for and got Netherlands and Belgium

Norway and Denmark

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An area considered invasion proof

Ardennes Forest in Belgium

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Was the prime minister of Britian faced Hitler in defiance

Winston Churchill

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Hitler wanted to plan for an invasion of Britain (_______) and to prep for it he launched massive air strikes against the island nation. They first bombed military spots, but after the British Air Force gave them a challenge, the Germans changed their targets and started to bomb London and other cities

Sea Lion

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Were United so much that the King and Queen chose to support their people and stay in civilian bomb shelters in the city rather than feeling to the countryside

British

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True/False: hitler failed to take Britain

True

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Was known was the (Desert a Fox) and had hit major success in Africa from 1941-1942. He pushed the British back to Cairo, Egypt

Erwin Rommel

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A plan which takes its name from a medieval Germanic leader Frederick Barbarossa

Operation Barbarossa

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Stated that he wanted the raw materials of the Soviet Union. Wanted the wheat fields in Ukraine, the forests of Siberia and wanted to crush communism in Europe and defeat a powerful rival Stalin

Hitler

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Were considered to be an inferior race and they were pushed aside for more living space for the Germans

The Slavs of Eastern Europe

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Are detention centers for civilians who were considered enemies of the state

Concentration Camps

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Used millions of people from all over Europe to work as slave labored (prisoners were poorly fed and worked to death, you would never meant to leave there alive)

Nazis

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Hitler targeted people who were

Slavs, Gypsies, homosexuals, and the disables