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Nixon's policy which included the staged withdrawal of troops from vietnam war.
vietnamization
Turning point in the european theater of war.
stalengrad
Agreement that sets limits on certain types of weapons.
salt
Supreme allied commander durring WW2
Eisenhours
This, along with other tarrifs had the effect of causing retaliation from Europe anddeepended the dpression.
halleys moot
in ww2, the us and britian decided to emphasize the war in ------ as opposed to the war in the pacific.
europe
Members of this ethnic group were relocated during WW2 despite a record of bravery while fighting for the US.
Japanese Americans
This caused LBJ to withdraw from the 1960 presidential campaign.
Tet Offensive
Increasing the income tax, using wage and price controls, and war bonds were wayys that governement fought ----- during WW2.
inflation
This got us out of the depression.
World War Two
Durring the 1950's the size of the US fell to 600,000 men.
Army
Where 5 marines and a nay man planted old glory on Mt. Suirbchi
iwojima
the united states, france, britian, soviet union, and ------- were all permanent membes of the UN security council
china
This caused LBJ to withdraw from the 1968 presidential campaign.
tet offensiv
Using drugs, new ways of dress and new sexual morals were all part of this 60's lifestyle
hippies
This president's approach to dealing with the effect of the depression did not include direct payments to the hungry and poor.
Hoover
Communist, nationalist leader of vietnam.
ho chi menh
New political issue that first appeared in the 1970's.
energy
members of this ethnic group were relocated during WW2 despite a record of bravery while fighting for the us
japanese americans
enviromental disaster caused by overproduction of crops, drought and highwinds.
dust bowl
This new deal agency featured semi-millitary conditions, enviromental tasks, and provided money to participans and their families at home.
sivilian conservation corps
The japanese attack at pearl was not a total sucess and that shore insullations and (--- -----) were not hit.
oil tanks
Making riskey investments in hope of gaining profits.
speculation
This was resolved by the USSR emoving missiles from and the US agreeing not to invade a caribbean nation.
cuban missile crisis
Classic stienbeck novel on tribulations of okies during dust bowl.
grapes of wrath
Using drugs, new ways of dress and sexual morals were all part of this 60's life style.
hippies
this along with unemployment pay, social security, and pent up demand for consumer goods helped to ease coversation to a post war economy
gibille of rights
only president to serve by appointment rather than by election
general ford
Commision concluded thlee harvey oswald acted alone in assassinating JFK
warren
Called for a $1,000 payment for world war 1 veterans
bonus army
A concentraion of urban african americans in slum areas is an example of this type of segregation.
defacto
the invasion of this nation lead to students protests like the one at kent state.
cambodia
Called for a $1000 payment for world war 1 veterans
bonus army
Members of this ethnic group were relocated during WW2 despite a record of bravery while fighting for the US.
japanese americans
President whose aor foreign policy accomplishment was a peace treaty between isreal and eygpt.
carter
Planned American Strategy at midway during WW2
nimits
The main goa of the truman doctrince was to halt the spread of this.
communism
Hitlers invation of this nation lead to the outbreak of ww1
poland
american army general at omaha beach
omar bradley
commision that concluded that lee harvey oswald acted alone in assassination JFK
warren
President whose major foreign policy accomplishment was a peace treaty between isreal and egypt
carter
Commision that concluded that Lee HarveyOswald acted alone in assassinating JFK.
Warren
Only president to serve by appointment rather than by election
ford
Major goal in the Vietnam War
Containment
This agenecy directed coversion to war production urring WW2
War production board
This basketball sized object led to a near panic in US and to a massive increase in spanding on science programs.
Sputnik
1954 supreme court decision outlawing segregation in public schools
brown
This caused LBJ to withdraw from the 1968 presidential campain
tet offensive
Only president to serve by appointment rather than by election.
ford
Increasing the income tax, using wage control, and war bonds were ways the government fought -------- durring WW2.
infation
Louisiana politician that preached "every man a king" ad "share the wealth".
huey long
President that had the perhaps the best record on civil rights
Lyndon Johnson
American painter famous for "American Goth".
grant wood
Term that describes purchasing stock by only part of the selling price in ah and borrowing the rest.
margin
Provided old age pensions via a tax on employers and workers.
social secutiry
An econmic plan to aid war torn europe after WW2
marshall plan
The immediate goal of this was to assist britian in the war agaits germany.
lend lease act
The major reason given by Truman for using the bomb in WW2 was to ------ the War.
shorten
Code name given to te invasion of northern europe in 1944.
over load
President bush moved to protect flow of oil after this nation was invaded by iraque in 1991
Kuwait
Followng this, the treaty banning nuclear testing was signed between the US and the USSR
Cuban missile crisis
The greatest threat to this program is the longer life exptancy of americans.
Social security
ite of the heaviest fighting during d-day.
omaha beach
High tarrifs, un even distribution of income, nd excessive borrowing of income all lead to the great --------.
depression
A top secret national security document from 1950 called for rebuilding americas conventional ---- forces.
military
These2 presidents are the only two to be inpeached
clinton and johnson
AIDS, homelessnss, and the income gap between rich and poor all ---- during the reagan bush years.
increased
Code name for the allied invasion of north africa in 1942
torch
Senator that accused george C marshall of disloyalty.
joseph mcarther
US army commander in SW pacific during world war II.
mcarther
Julius and Ethal ----- were executed for giving the soviets the secret to the atomic bomb.
rosenburg
Directed industrial conversion to war production during WW2.
war production board
War that began in 1950 when forces from the north invaded the south
Korean
Its goal was "to support free people who are resisting attemted subjugation by armed minorities were bye outside pessure"
marshall plan
Following the cuban missile crisis, a--- ----- was established between the US and USSR
hot line
The natzi policy of ---- was intendedto exterminate those who theyfelt were inferior.
genocide
In --- vs. arizona the supreme court confirmed the obligation of police to inform suspects of their rights.
miranda
Formaly known as this strategic offense initiative this reagan program aimed to provide national offense
star wars
The war in Europe ended before the US used the ---- bomb on japan
atomic
Most amercans in the 1930's felt that the conflict in ----- was none of our business.
Europe
Roe v Wade, affirmative action, increased economic an political influence were all victories for the --- movement.
womans
Clarance Earl ------ won supreme court case that established the right of the accused to legal council.
Cidion
This treaty was extended to include the nation of mexico during the clinton years.
NAFTA
This ended n 1975 when forces from the north took over the capital of the south
vietnam war
Following the cuban missile crisis, the US would remove obselete missiles from italy, britain, and ---.
turkey