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1

Francisco Franco led a revolution in this country

Spain

2

Nazi war crime trails held here after the war

Nuremberg

3

Costly victory for the Russians

Stalingrad

4

Tiny nation invaded by Italy in 1939

Albania

5

Began the liberation of the Philippines

Leyte gulf

6

Became the worlds banker in the 20th century

United States

7

Great concessions were made to Stalin at the meeting in

Yalta

8

D-Day was the great amphibious assault on this region in France

Normandy

9

Miraculous evacuation of trapped French and British troops occurred

Dunkirk

10

Which nation other than Germany invaded Poland precipitating WW2

Soviet Union

11

Bombing on Pearl Harbor

December 7,1941

12

Most powerful conservative force through the years

Bible

13

Desire to be free from a standard

Liberalism

14

Dismemberment of Czechoslovakia

Munich Pact

15

Mass slaughter of over 6 million Jews

The Holocaust

16

Allied strategy in the pacific

Island hopping

17

Giving to the demands of aggressors

Appeasement

18

Form of socialism that allows some private property

Fascism

19

Turning point of the war in the pacific

Midway

20

Last greatest German offense in the west

Battle of the bulge

21

Popular art form that emphasizes changing light

Impressionism

22

V.E Day

May 8, 1945

23

An attempt to outlaw war

Paris peace pact

24

Failed invasion of Great Britain

Sea lion

25

Great Depression began

October 29, 1929

26

Philosophy says that nothing can be known except for observable scientific fact

Positivism

27

Three people who worked on the Manhattan project

J Robert Oppenheimer
Enrich Fermi
Edward Teller

28

Americas most beloved illustrator

Norman Rockwell

29

Led the communist forces in the Chinese civil war

Mao Tse-tung

30

Apostle to the skeptics

RA Torrey

31

Fascist leader of Italy

Benito Mussolini

32

Promoter of progressive education

John Dewey

33

Leader of Vichy France

Henri Petain

34

Philosopher who declared that God is dead

Friedrich Nietzsche

35

Converted baseball player who became a popular preacher in America

Bully Sunday

36

American president at the close of WW2 who decides to use the atomic bomb

Harry S Truman

37

Commanded American forces in the pacific

Douglas MacAurthur

38

"Dur Fuhrer"

Adolf hitler

39

Great preacher called the prince of expositors

G Campbell Morgan

40

Help power in Japan

Hideki Tojo

41

Led the free French

Charles de Gaulle

42

Wrote the lord of the rings

JRR Tolkien

43

Wrote the series called the chronicles of narnia

CS Lewis

44

Prime minister who negotiated the Munich pact with hurler

Chamberlain

45

Spanish artist known for excelling in the cubist style of art

Pablo Picasso

46

Wrote the devotional Classic My Utmost for His Highest

Oswald chambers

47

General nicknamed the desert fox

Erwin Rommel

48

Existentialist that said to take a leap of faith since nothing can be known for sure

Soren Kierkegaard

49

First city destroyed by an atomic bomb

Hiroshima