Guide for Chapter 29 – World War II
Terms and People to Know
Manchuria The Lytton
Report Earl of Lytton
Stresa Front Ethiopia Battle of
Locarno Agreements Alfred
Maginot Line Spanish Civil
General Francisco Franco Spanish
Morroco Rome-Berlin Axis Pact
Kurt von Schuschnigg Anschluss
Sudetenland Konrad Henlein Neville Chamberlain
Berchtesgaden Edouard Daladier
Munich Agreement Polish
The Nazi Soviet Nonagression Pact
sitzkrieg Battle of Dunkirk Marshall Henri Philippe Petain Vichy Government Winston
Marlborough Franklin D. Roosevelt Lend - Lease Act
Sealion The London Blitz
The Battle of Britain
Royal Air Force Operation Barbarossa
Albania Count Ciano General Erwin Rommel
General Hideki Tojo
Pearl Harbor El Alamein Battle of the Coral Sea
Battle of Midway
Guadalcanal Marshall Bernard Montgomery
Dwight D. Eisenhower Tunisia
Marshall Pietro Badoglio
Stalingrad Rosie the Riveter Dresden
Operation Overlord D-Day
Invasion Battle of the Bulge island hopping
Iwo Jima Okinawa
kamikaze attacks Atomic
Truman USS Missouri
General Douglas MacArthur
Judenrein Untermenschen holocaust
Sec4 (pages 1023-1033)
Speer Josef Goebbels
General Charles de Gaulle
French National Committee of Liberation
French" Fourth Republic Battle of Britain Lord
The Blitz" British Broadcast
Again" The Great Patriotic
War State Committee for Defense War and Peace Leo
Eisenstein Ivan the Terrible Dimitri Shostakovich
Leningrad Symphony The Atlantic
Charter "The Big Three"
Sakhalin Kurile Islands Potsdam
President Truman Clement
Atlee Council of Foreign
foreign policy aims? Was he bent on conquest in the east and dominance
west, or did he simply want to return Germany to its 1914 boundaries?
did Britain and
France adopt a policy of appeasement in the 1930's? What were its main
features? Did the appeasers buy the West valuable time to prepare for
their actions at Munich in 1938?
How was Hitler able
to defeat France so easily in 1940? Why was the air war against Britain
failure? Why did Hitler invade Russia? Why did the invasion fail? Could
Why did Japan attack
the United States at Pearl Harbor? What was the significance of
intervention in the war? Why did the United States drop the atomic
Japan? Did it make the right decision to do so?
Who contributed most
to the defeat of Hitler, Britain, the United States or the Soviet
Support your answer.
How and why did the
Soviet Union and its wartime allies come into conflict?
impact did the
war have on the domestic fronts of Britain, Germany, France, and the
Union? In what ways did the civilian population of each country suffer?
especially the propaganda battle.
characterize the Vichy regime in France? Who supported it and why? Who
it? Should those who were associated
with it be condemned?