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World War I


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atomic bomb
A BIG bomb that can destroy cities.
fascism
A form of government in which individual freedoms are denied and complete power is given to the government.
rationing
Restricting the amount of food and goods people may buy.
D-day
The largest invasion force in history led by Eisenhower.
Axis
GERMANY, ITALY, JAPAN
Allies
ally=friend Allies= US, UK, France, and Soviet Union
Joseph Stalin
He tried to crush all opposition and ruled as the absolute dictator of the U.S.S.R. until his death.
Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Germany
Dwight Eisenhower
Supreme Commander of the Allied forces in Europe during World War II leader of troops in Africa and commander in D-Day invasion. President in the 1950s
Pearl Harbor
military base settled by US in Hawaii
Lend Lease Act
allowed sales or loans of war materials to any country whose defense the president deems vital to the defense of the U.S
Appeasement
Giving in to prevent war.
Blitzkrieg
Lighting war -- a typed of fast-moving warfare used by German forces to take control of Poland and other European countries in 1939.
Operation Torch
Codename for allied invasion of North Africa from November 1942 to September 1943
Nonagression Pact
a pact between Germany and the USSR saying,"You don't mess with me I won't mess with you."
Axis Powers
Japan, Italy, and Germany in World War II.
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