Essay about A Brief Note On The World War I

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Unit 6: 1900 CE to 2016 CE

I. Timeline of 10 Key Dates A. 1914 - World War I begins B. 1919 - The Paris Peace conference and Treaty of Versailles C. 1929 - The United States experience a crash in the stock market, this time was known as the Great Depression D. 1933 - Hitler becomes chancellor, improving himself in the public eye and gaining support E. 1939 - World War 2 begins F. 1945 - The bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki eventually lead to the surrender of Japan and the end of the war G. 1959-1975 - The Vietnam war, US soldiers were sent in to aid south Vietnam against communist North Vietnam (and the USSR) H. 1986 - The Cold War between Communist Soviet Union and Capitalist America begins, “the war that didn 't happen” I. 2001 - 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center by Islamic extremists causing unrest in america and a long standing (unnecessary) racist fear of Muslim people J. 2004 - Facebook is created, a huge jump in world wide communication, connecting the globe at a cheap cost
II. Top 10 Individuals or Groups A. Barack Obama - 1st American Black president, voted into office in 2008 B. Franklin Delano Roosevelt - US President who got the country through The Great Depression and WWII C. Harry Truman - US President during the Korean war and part of the overall Cold War D. Joseph Stalin - Soviet Union leader during the Korean war and part of the overall Cold War E. Winston Churchill - After leading Great Britain in the Second…

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