During World War II, the Kingdom of Hungary was a member of the Axis powers. In the 1930s, the Kingdom of Hungary relied on increased trade with Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany to pull itself out of the Great Depression.
This is a list of military engagements of World War II encompassing land, naval, and air engagements as well as campaigns, operations, defensive lines and sieges. Campaigns generally refer to broader strategic operations conducted over a large bit of territory and over a long period.
Oct 09, 2011 · A color photograph of the bombed-out historic city of Nuremberg, Germany in June of 1945, after the end of World War II. Nuremberg had been the host of huge Nazi Party conventions from 1927 to 1938.
Since the mid-1950s, a myth grew that the fortress held out for 32 days and that the defenders refused to surrender. Brest Fortress became a symbol of Soviet resistance. In 1965, the fortress received the title of Hero Fortress for the 1941 defense.
one reason for the outbreak of world war 2 was the ... of CBS radio report from Prague, September 29, 1938 ... and expansion of territory. The first door, emigration ...
The Soviet-German war was the fiercest, most brutal and most costly chapter in World War II. Since this conflict ended with the destruction of both Germany’s Wehrmacht and Adolf Hitler’s Third Reich, it was also the war’s most decisive theater. It is unfortunate, therefore, that until very recently— for largely political, ideological ...
- the German-Soviet war witnessed greatest land battles and ruthlessness - to Nazis, was a war of oppression and destruction, that called for merciless measures - 2/5 people killed in WWII were Soviets - shift to a war footing, Stalin created a system of "super-centralization" in which he controlled military and politics
Operation Downfall was the proposed Allied plan for the invasion of the Japanese Home Islands near the end of World War II.The planned operation was canceled when Japan surrendered following the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the Soviet declaration of war and the invasion of Manchuria.
The city of Vienna in Austria was bombed 52 times during World War II,  and 37,000 houses of the city were lost,  20% of the entire city. Only 41 civilian vehicles survived the raids, and more than 3,000 bomb craters were counted.
Mar 08, 2012 · LibraryThing Review User Review - gottfried_leibniz - LibraryThing. He makes really good points on the theory of warfare, especially on the defense. I think, this applied in World war 2, during the first stages of war.