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Social Studies- WWII Key Terms

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The Washington Naval Conference
meeting of major powers after WWI to reduce the size of their navy's

EXCEPTION: Japan allowed to grow navy
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Fascism
An ideology that stresses nationsalism and militarism
-uses force to control country
-allows private property
-puts best interest of country before
those of individuals
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The Weimar Republic
democratic government of Germany after WWI
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"Mein Kamp"
Book that Hitler wrote in jail that spells out his racist beliefs and plan to take over Europe and the world
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The March on Rome
1922-March by Italian fascists who were demanding jobs
result: Mussolini comes to power
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The Master Race
tall, muscular, blonde-haired, blue-eyed

-what Hitler believed to be the only "good" race
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The Reichstag Fire
believed to be set by Hitler's men
Result: Hitler got emergency power
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The Nuremberg Laws
Laws that restricted rights of Jews
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Kristallnacht
Nazi's targeted Jewish places in 1938

-Several Jews arrested/ sent away
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The Munich Conference
meeting between Britain, France, Germany, Italy

Germany given permission to take over Sudatenland (Czech)
What was the Sequence of Countries taken over by Germany
1) Austria
2) Sudatenland
3) The rest of Czech
4) Poland
Who are the axis powers?
Italy, Germany, Japan later added
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The Kelogg-Briand Pact
An International aggreement that outawed war

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