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  Participants in World War II - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
China was already engaged in war with Japan, as well as enduring a civil conflict between the Kuomintang and the Communist Party of China when the war began, the Chinese Nationalist Government's full attention was within her borders in resisting the Japanese during the war.
The Dutch East Indies was occupied by the Japanese for the remainder of the war.
During World War II Newfoundland was a Crown Colony of the United Kingdom and not a part of Canada (it became Canada's tenth province in 1949).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_countries_involved_in_World_War_II   (10378 words)

  
 World War II - Wikipedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a war fought from 1939 to 1945 in Europe and, during much of the 1930s and 1940s, in Asia.
The accepted view is that the war began in earnest on September 1, 1939 with the raid of Poland by Nazi Germany, and concluded on September 2, 1945 with the official surrender of the last Axis force, Japan.
World War II ravaged civilians more than any previous war and served as a backdrop for genocidal killings by Nazi Germany as well as several other mass slaughters of civilians which, although not technically genocide, were nevertheless significant.
wikipedia.findthelinks.com /wo/World_War_II.html   (4398 words)

  
 World War II   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
World War II World War II was the most extensive and costly armed conflict in the history of the world, involving the great majority of the world's nations, being fought simultaneously in several major theatres, and costing approximately 55.5 million lives (see below).
The war was fought mainly between an alliance of the British Commonwealth, France, the United States, the Soviet Union, and China—collectively known as the Allies; and the Axis Powers, an alliance between Germany, Italy, and Japan.
The three countries were occupied quickly with all of their governments and monarchs fleeing to London, except for the Belgian king Leopold III who stayed in his country.
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/w/wo/world_war_ii.html   (3725 words)

  
 World War II
World War II was the most extensive and costly armed conflict in the history of the world, involving the great majority of the world's nations, being fought simultaneously in several major theatres, and costing tens of millions of lives.
The war ended in Europe with the surrender of Germany on 8 May 1945, but continued in Asia and the Pacific until the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and the subsequent Japanese surrender on 2 September 1945.
Indeed, the first combat operation in the European Theater of World War II was a German bombing attack against Poland, while the last combat operation in the Pacific Theater was a thousand-aircraft bombing attack on Japan, on 14 August 1945.
www.askfactmaster.com /World_War_II   (4255 words)

  
 Paris Peace Treaties, 1947 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The settlement elaborated in the peace treaties included payment of war reparations, commitment to minority rights and territorial adjustments including the end of the Italian colonial empire in Africa and changes to the Hungarian-Slovak, Romanian-Hungarian, Soviet-Romanian, Bulgarian-Romanian and Soviet-Finnish frontiers.
The war reparation problem proved to be one of the most difficult arising from post-war conditions.
War reparations at 1938 prices: $360,000,000 from Italy $125,000,000 to Yugoslavia $105,000,000 to Greece $100,000,000 to the Soviet Union, $25,000,000 to Ethiopia, $5,000,000 to Albania.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Paris_Peace_Treaties,_1947   (511 words)

  
 World War Ii information
The lead-up to the war stretches back to (*****) of the 1930s, which slowly drew in more countries and culminated in massive battles with millions of combatants in the first half of the 1940s.
It was the first war in which air power was a significant factor and civilian suffering and terror a primary military strategy.
Traditionally, the war is described as a conflict between two groups of powers: the Axis and the Allies.
www.tribute-to-heroes.com /world-war-ii.htm   (8546 words)

  
 Identification, Mapping, and Personification of Countries Involved in World War II - An Educator's Reference Desk ...
This activity is designed to help students appreciate the geography, actions, and relationships of countries involved in World War II.
Locate, identify, and speak for one of the countries involved.
Call each country's name randomly and ask the student holding the name of that country to place the paper on the floor under the appropriate title.
www.eduref.org /Virtual/Lessons/Social_Studies/Geography/GGR0016.html   (777 words)

  
 World War II Links on the Internet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
War in Russia 1941 and Battle for Moscow and Battle for Leningrad and Civil War in Russia 1918-20 from Dmitriy Yegorov (Jan. 11, 2001)
War Letters is a database of correspondence from World War I & II Wes Clark in Germany Wesley Harry Clark, served in France and Germany during World War II as a light mortar crewman with Troop C of the 33rd Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron of the 20th Armored Division
World War II Tributesstories of relatives in World War II, from Jeff Crosby
history.acusd.edu /gen/ww2_links.html   (5104 words)

  
 Dad's War: Finding and Telling Your Father's World War II Story, by Wesley Johnston
World War II Troop Ship Crossings: I began this work, which is now being beautifully enhanced and maintained by Shayne Wallesch.
War Casualties from World War II for Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Personnel: listed by state, these are scanned images of the lists of names, parents' names, and addresses
Institute for World War II and the Human Experience: This is a university-backed effort to to preserve the experiences of the common soldier, sailor, marine who went to war.
members.aol.com /dadswar/index.htm   (6855 words)

  
 World War II : World war II
World War II : World war II word looked up :
World War II : World war II World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a war fought from 1939 to 1945 in Europe and, during much of the 1930s and 1940s, in Asia.
See also II casualties by country">List of World War II casualties by country.
www.wordlookup.net /wo/world-war-ii.html   (4433 words)

  
 World Can't Wait | Drive Out the Bush Regime - Home
Think of all the people who are deeply distressed over the direction in which the Bush regime is dragging the country - and the world...
World Can't Wait aims to be out in the streets protesting Bush's visit to the UN, and is seeking to raise $104,500 to publish a full-page ad that very day in response to Bush's UN visit and calling on people to come out to the Oct. 5 protests.
This inspirational documentary is very timely and World Can't Wait is proud to partner with Displaced Films and Balcony Releasing to offer it for purchase.
www.worldcantwait.net   (1377 words)

  
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Below is a list of sites that I think are really great World War II or historic research sites.
Erwin Rommel- A pretty good page on my favorite general in World War II.
The World at War, history of WWII 1939-1945- A site with lots and lots and lots and lots...
www.angelfire.com /la/raeder/worldwarIIquotes.html   (432 words)

  
 CyberSleuth Kids.com: A K-12 Homework Helper and Directory
A shield is a protective device, meant to intercept attacks
List of countries involved in World War II List of countries involved in World War II http: //academickids.com/encyclopedia/l/li/list_of_...
The ballista is a powerful weapon conceived as a giant crossbow
cybersleuth-kids.com /sleuth/new/new6-6.htm   (151 words)

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