World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global
.... that political scientists began to predict that a second Great War might take
place. .... Japanese military victorie...
As the name suggested, events of World War II took place across the globe. Most
of the combat .... i still dont know where exactly this war did NOT take place!
World War II took place all over the world, including East Asia, Europe and the
islands in the Pacific Ocean. Some fighting was seen as far away as the Aleutian
Facts, information and articles about World War II, 1939-1945 .... and had
wargamed various scenarios but did not expect the invasion so soon. ..... not he
allowed the attack to occur in order to get into the European war "through the
The role of World War II in the history of the United States of America. ... Following
World War I, those countries lost their positions and the United States filled their
place. ... people in the Americas were divided on whether their countries should
take part or .... The League of Nations did nothing but condemn Japan formally.
BBC Primary History - Children of World War 2 - World at war. ... How did the war
end? ... Though it was fought mostly in Europe, people called it the First World
War .... School Radio: WW2 Audio Clips · BBC Archive: WW2 Outbreak Collection
... from a danger area to a safer place. factories: Places where things are made.
There were two major places where World War II took place. These places are ...
However, this attack did not have the effect the Japanese had hoped. The US
joined the ... They fought to take over strategic islands in the Pacific. One of the
They wanted to take revenge for Germany's defeat in the Great War by ... World
War II was fought between two major alliances (groups of countries), which at the
The objectives were to remove Italy from World War II, secure the Mediterranean
... German leader Adolf Hitler (1889-1945) did not want to let the Allies establish ...
The Holocaust took place in the broader context of World War II. Still reeling from
Germany's defeat in World War I, Hitler's government envisioned a vast, new ...