- What accounts for Germany's rapid conquering of Western Europe?
- Why were Hitler's military tactics less successful in Russia?
- How was the U.S. involved in the war before Pearl Harbor, and how did they help turn the tide of war in 1942 and thereafter?
- Why did the U.S. resort to using the atomic bomb on Japan?
- In what way did race and ethnicity play into wartime atrocities (e.g. POWs, medical experiments, genocides, etc.)
- How did women's role in the war vary by country?
Thursday, April 13, 2017
World War II Military and Society
Based on your understanding of the reading and the videos, take bulleted notes on the following: