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HIST 106 1nd Edition Lecture 15 Outline of Last Lecture I. The Great Depression II. Events Leading to WWII Outline of Current Lecture I. WWII Current Lecture The World is Almost at War  Nazis are given the Sudeten Land  Jews are starting to feel the pinch o Have been fired from jobs, ect.  1939 WWII begins  The Great War is now renamed WWI  WWII is the second half of WWI o Same people fighting the same people WWII  War began over Poland  Stalin is not in any position to fight o Signs an agreement with the Germans o Germans invade their half of Poland  US President during this time: FDR o “This is their war and we are not getting involved” o US is neutral o Only selling guns/equipment to British  Why?  Britain’s owe U.S. money  One of the biggest trading partners  US intends to invade the continent by going through Britain  FDR wants 50,000 planes a year from Congress These notes represent a detailed interpretation of the professor’s lecture. GradeBuddy is best used as a supplement to your own notes, not as a substitute.



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