2 Rise of Dictators FDR Stalin Hitler Mussolini Hirohito and Tojo ManchuriaAppeasementHitler’s road to war (The Rhineland, Austria, Sudetenland, Czechoslovakia, Poland)The HolocaustWansee ConferenceChurchillBlitzkriegBattle of Britain Neutrality ActsFour FreedomsLend-LeaseAmerica FirstPearl HarborIsolationismLeague of Nations vs. Hitler and JapanNazi-Soviet non-aggression Pact
3 Home front Years of WW 2 (US involvement) Rationing Economic mobilizationOffice of Price AdministrationJapanese internmentKorematsu v. the United StatesWomen and the warMigrationExecutive Order 8802United NationsDouble V Campaign
4 European Theater of Operation Axis PowersImportance of StalingradOperation TorchInvasion of Sicily and ItalyImportance of the Normandy Invasion.Yalta ConferencePotsdam ConferenceNuremberg Trials
5 Pacific Theater of Operations Turning point of the Pacific WarIsland HoppingTruman and the BombEinstein and the bombManhattan ProjectTokyo Trials
7 Essay Question Bring a notecard with an outline for this question: Did Truman make the right decision to drop the bomb on Japan? Give reasons for and against his decision. The final paragraph should be your opinion. All opinion should be based on fact.