Why Was World War 2 Important?

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World War 2 was important because it brought an end to the great depression due to the demand of war resources. Also many scientific inventions and discoveries were made which are still in use today; like jet engines and long range navigational aids.
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Legacy of WW II. World War II is important for many reasons. First, it stopped the spread of dictatorships ruling both in Asia and Europe. Had Hitler and Japan been victorious, North
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Jan 1, 1942 - Declaration of the United Nations signed by 26 Allied nations. Jan 13, 1942 - Germans begin a U-boat offensive along east coast of USA. Jan 20, 1942 - SS Leader Heydrich
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World War 2 changed a neutral, non-militant nation into the premier global superpower. The United States of America with hundreds of thousands of American citizens of Japanese, German
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World War II (1939-1945)
It began in 1939 as a European conflict between Germany and an Anglo-French coalition but eventually widened to include most of the nations of the world. It ended in 1945, leaving a new world order dominated by the United States and the USSR... More »
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