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Joseph Stalin

Who was Joseph Stalin?

Who was Joseph Stalin? Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin, a Georgian revolutionary and political leaderwho ruled the Soviet Union from 1927 until he died in 1953. Served as both General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union and Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Soviet Union, Stalin became one of the successful dictators […]

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Holocaust

Holocaust

Holocaust definition ww2 is derived from the Greek word “holos” (whole) and “kaustos” (burned). Holocaust is also known as The Shoah, meaning “destruction.  Since World War II, The Holocaust is famously known for the genocide of the Jews in Europe by Nazi Germany under the chancellor of Germany, Adolf Hitler. Between 1941-1945 The ideology behind […]

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Winston Churchill

Who was Winston Churchill?

Who was Winston Churchill?, an English political leader and author of the 20th century who became Prime Minister shortly after World War I began and served through the end of the war in Europe. Churchill symbolized the fierce determination of the British to resist conquest by the Germans under Adolf Hitler. He forged a close […]

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Benito Mussolini

Who was Benito Mussolini?

Who was Benito Mussolini? One-word description for Benito Mussolini would be “A Fascist Italian Dictator”. But of course, Mussolini’s deeds were much brutal just like his death was. From his childhood up to his death, his regime tagged him as history’s one of the famous dictators just like Hitler. Mussolini’s Childhood Mussolini was born on […]

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Pearl Harbor

What happened after Pearl Harbor

Hitler started WW-II in 1939 making Axis Power with Italy and Japan. Italy occupied Africa, Germany, Europe except for England and Japan had to fight for their influence in Asia. But, the US sanctions made them paralyze to some extent. Due to which they started planning the war on America. Till 1941, US troops were […]

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Enigma

How did the Enigma machine work

Enigma Machine Enigma was a highly anticipated cipher machine used by the Germans during the Second World War. It was used to transmit extremely secretive and important coded messages. The machine used more than a billion ways to encode a message, therefore made it almost impossible to crack the German code during the Second World […]

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After the War

What caused the tension between the Soviet Union and the US after the war?

Relationship between the Soviets and the USA As you know the relationship between the Soviets and the US, the big contenders for the world leader position have always been up and down the road. Relations between the Soviet Union and the United States were driven by a complex interplay of ideological, political, and economic factors, […]

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Collectibles Facts

The most expensive world war 2 collectibles

World War II has by far been the biggest and the most dangerous warbrought upon mankind. Big war bring huge casualties, and World War IIwas no less than that and holds a record of largest human life lost in awar ever, but this historical moment helped shape the modern world,hopefully for the better.That said, World […]

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Hitler

Why did Hitler most likely assume he could annex Austria and Czechoslovakia?

To understand why Germany invaded Austria and Czechoslovakia we need to know the backstory i.e. What happened in Germany after World War I The aftermath of World War I left the defeated German powers in ruins by imposing harsh treaties. Under the threat of Allied advances, the Germans were forced to sign the Treaty of […]

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Dunkirk

What happened in Dunkirk? (1940)

Dunkirk Evacuation Dunkirk evacuation (1940) in World War II code-named Operation Dynamo or also known as Miracle of Dunkirk, was the evacuation of British Expeditionary Force (BEF) and other Allied soldiers, from the beaches and harbors of Dunkirk in the north of France to England between 26th May to 4th June. Naval vessels and hundreds […]