pre-WW2

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  1. Treaty of Versailles and terms
    • -a treaty that ended WWI
    • -Germany take full blame
    • -give back territory
    • -pay $33 billion in reparation
    • -can't rebuild military
    • -LON created
  2. Define isolationism
    isolating one country form the affairs of other nations
  3. Kellogg-Briand Pact (US and France)
    • - to end all war
    • - uninforceable
  4. Stalin's 5-year plan
    • - make Russia world power
    • - 2 components:
    •    - collectivization: took over land, businesses, factories that made wealth
    •    - labor: made people work
  5. Japan invades Manchuria
    • -Japan wanted resources
    • - The LON does nothing because it has no power with U.S. backing
  6. Italy invades Ethiopia
    • - Mussolini wants Italy to become Roman Empire
    • - Ethiopia has weak military, natural resources, land (power)
  7. Hitler invades Rhineland
    • Shouldn't have happened because:
    • - Germany shouldn't have had a military strong enough

    England/France/LON should have stopped it 
  8. Spanish Civil War
    • -2 Sides: Nationalists (Franco) and Republic
    • - Franco started the war
    • - Italy and Germany helped Franco
    • - it was practice for blitzkrieg
  9. Triple Axis Formed
    • 3 countries: Germany, Italy, Japan
    • -also known by capitals: Rome, Berlin, Tokyo
    • - Roberto
  10. Hitler takes Austria
    • -Austrians did not fight him due to fear; it was easy
    • - German word: ANCHLUSS (annexation of Austria)
  11. Munich Conference
    • - attending countries: France, Britain, Germany, Italy
    • - absent: Czechoslovakia
    • -Hitler was asking for Sudetenland (spoke German)
    • -Britain and France appeased him to avoid war, but Hitler took all of Czech and the world did nothing.
    • -Hitler showed that he couln't be trusted
  12. Non-aggression pact
    • -signed by: Soviet Union and Germany
    • - terms: trade with each other, no fighting, 10 years long (lasted 2), Germany and Russia were going to split Poland in half 
  13. Foreign Policy
    • -Domestic: within country
    • -Foreign: out of country
    • -Good Neighbor Policy: April 1933, Washington, D.C.
    • -intent: get people to work together, trade, and stay safe 
  14. Neutrality Acts: 1935-1941
    • -cash-and-carry-->lend/lease
    • -Cash-and-carry: neutrality/ just business
    • -changed because allies couldn't afford things
  15. Quarantine Speech: 1937, Chicago
    -intent: stop fascist disease by isolationism; quarantine Germany, Italy, and Japan/inform about them
  16. Atlantic Charter
    • -image of the world after Germany is defeated
    • -intent: establish peace
  17. FDR's Four Freedoms: illustrated by Norman Rockwell
    • 1. from fear
    • 2. from want
    • 3. of expression
    • 4. of worship
  18. intent of Freedom Speech
    pep talk people for when the war comes. give them something to fight for
  19. FDR shows prep for war
    • -gives 50 destroyers to Britain
    • -Congress authorizes 2-ocean navy
  20. Adolf Hitler 
    • -head of Nazi Party/Fuhrer
    • -wanted a Third Reich-great empire of Germany
    • -Mein Kampf: My Sruggle
    • -Nazism: political/economical ideals based off of Mein Kampf
  21. Four themes in Mein Kampf
    • -Slavic people inferior because not pureblooded
    • -Aryans (blonde/blue) superior
    • - Unite German speakers
    • -expand borders
    • Rudolph Hess helped write book

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