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Kind of warfare emphasizing rapid and mechanized movement; used by Germany during WWII.
blitzkrieg
close cooperation
collaboration
movement in France that opposed German occupation during WWII
resistance
in WWII the alliance of Great Britain, U.S., the Soviet Union, and other nations.
Allies
What role did aircraft play in the German attacks on Poland?
The aircrafts allowed fast, concentrated, surprise attacks, which helped the Germans defeat Poland quickly.
How did the Blitz affect life in Britain?
The Blitz was destructive and people hid underground in subway stations at night.
Did the Blitz succeed in discouraging Britain from resisting? Why or Why not?
No, because Britain didn't give up and kept fighting the Germans. In 1940 they figured out Germany's secret communication codes. The British Royal Air Force fought bravely and inspired many British people.