• The Great Dictator  
    Charlie Chaplin's, The Great Dictator, 1940
  • UNIT IV
    THE RISE OF TOTALITARIANISM & THE CAUSES OF WORLD WAR II
     
    In this unit we will examine the prominent people and events in the period leading up to World War II. 
     
    Key Vocabulary: 
     
    - Totalitarianism -
     
    - Nazism -
     
    - Fascism -
     
    - Militarism -
     
    - Democracy -
     
    - Communism -
     
    - Capitalism -
     
    - Dictatorship -
     
    - Il Duce Benito Mussolini -
     
    - Der Führer Adolf Hitler -
     
    - The Axis Powers -
     
    - The Allied Powers -
     
    - General Secretary Joseph Stalin -
     
    - The Treaty of Versailles -
     
    - Inflation -
     
    - The Munich Agreement -
     
    - The New Deal -
     
    - Prime Minister Hideki Tojo -
     
    - Emperor Hirohito -
     
    - President Franklin Delano Roosevelt -
     
    - The Great Depression -
     
    - Socialism -
     
    - Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain -
     
    - Isolationism -
     
    - Appeasement -
     
    - Reparations -
     
    - The League of Nations -
     
    - The Soviet Union -
     
    - Regime -
     
    - Pearl Harbor -
     
    - The 1929 Stock Market Crash -
     


     

  • The Battle for Hegemony in the 1930s
     
     
     
    The Totalitarian Governments
  • Adolf Hitler Nazi Flag
    Der Führer Adolf Hitler - Germany
  • Joseph Stalin Soviet Flag
    General Secretary Joseph Stalin - The Soviet Union
  • Benito Mussolini Italian Flag
    Il Duce Benito Mussolini - Italy
  • Hideki Tojo Japanese Flag
    Prime Minister Hideki Tojo - Japan
     
  • Francisco Franco Spanish Flag   
    El Caudillo Francisco Franco - Spain
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    The Democratic Governments
  • Neville Chamberlain The United Kingdom Flag  
    Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain - The United Kingdom 
  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt U.S. Flag w/ 48 stars  
    President Franklin Delano Roosevelt - The United States of America 
  • Albert Lebrun French Flag  
    President Albert Lebrun - France 
     
     
     
     
  • The Great Depression
     
     
     Wall Street Panic   
     
     
     
    Why can't you give my dad a job?   
     
     
    men with signs   
     
     
    food line