Aboard a Japanese carrier before the attack on
The attack on
Until the late nineteenth century, very few Americans cared about creating an overseas empire. As a democratic nation that began as a group of colonies, the ...
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On December 6, the Japanese government began sending a long message to its diplomats in Washington. The last part of that message arrived in the ...
The 1929 New York Stock Exchange crash and the failure of important European banks plunged the entire world into an economic depression. Japan was hit ...
Japan responded to America's actions by joining Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy in the Tripartite (three-part) Pact. In this agreement, the two European dictators ...