World war ii (wwii or ww2), also called the second world war and, in the soviet union, the great patriotic war, was a global war involving fighting in many parts of the world and many countries most countries fought 1939–1945 but some started fighting in 1937. Search results 1 - 40 of 30058 skip to main content library of congress search world war history (new york) start date end date japanese-american internment camp newspapers, 1942 to 1946 1,958 newspaper pictorials: world war i rotogravures, 1914 to 1919 1,023. In 1939, hitler initiated world war ii, which lasted until mid-1945 these are the results: (source is the webster family encyclopedia , volume 19, 1984, p 492-3) enormous armies were mobilized around the world. Flip lecture: world war ii results nasa live - earth from space (hdvr) ♥ iss live feed #astronomyday2018 | subscribe now.
World war ii activities, drawings, prints, and associated items 242 items | images depict activities by american military personnel, including women, during world war ii, primarily in the communications room of an army air forces aircraft warning corps. Military science government jurisprudence politics world war ii united states 20 report of the commission of physicians to examine the requirements for admission to the army, navy, and marine corps: message from the president of the united states transmitting the report of the commission of physicians to examine the requirements for admission. How did world war ii lead to the cold war during the airlift in 1949 the cold war (1945-1991) represented a series of localized conflicts and intense diplomatic rivalries between camps led by the capitalist united states and communist soviet union. As a result of world war ii, several things changed one thing that changed was that we now entered the atomic age when the atomic bombs were dropped on japan, a new military element and threat.
Results and aftermath of world war ii after the end of the war, a conference was held in potsdam, germany, to set up peace treaties the countries that fought with hitler lost territory and had to pay reparations to the allies. Two atom bombs were dropped on hiroshima and nagasakiresults of world war 2 it is estimated that about 30 immense damage was done to the whole world europe economy fell and europe suffered a great loss000. The results of the world war 1 may be summed up as follows: first, the world war i ended up with the defeat of the central powers under the leadership of germany second, the world war i also saw the collapse of four empires-german, austrian, turkish and russian third, the world war i paved the way. World war ii was won in 1945 by the main allied powers, which consisted of the united states, great britain, china and the soviet union, that formed the primary alliance against the opposing axis alliance. World war ii was a great tragedy, claiming 60 million lives and throwing millions more into turmoil yet the war also spurred rapid technological development, hastened the end of colonialism, and.
The former world powers also suffered a brain drain where their most promising young escaped the war torn economies for the peace and freedom of the us the only country left was the us who jumped in to fill the power vacuum. To study effects on adult outcomes, we use two indicators of being affected by world war ii: (a) that one lived in a war country during the war period, and (b) that one was exposed to combat in the area within a country in which one lived during the war. There were many events throughout the world that led to the beginning of world war 2 in many ways, world war 2 was a direct result of the turmoil left behind by world war 1. The two wars, particularly the second world war destroyed the old international power structure and gave rise to a new structure before the war, only european nations, particularly britain, france, germany and italy, were the major actors in world politics.
World war two and its influence on fashion trends through the years how did fashion change as a result of world war two because of the limited nylon material women often used eyeliner to draw stitches up the back of their legs to create the illusion of stockings. 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. The first world war itself sowed the seeds for second world war, primarily because of the humiliating treaty of versailles we shall see the causes and consequences of the second world war (wwii) in this post.
Results of us navy submarine operations in the pacific theater in world war ii the results of the us pacific submarine campaign were really three fold merchant marine losses crippled japan’s direct industrial ability to build war machines. World war i: world war i, international conflict that in 1914–18 embroiled most of the nations of europe along with russia, the us, the middle east, and other regions it led to the fall of four great imperial dynasties and, in its destabilization of european society, laid the groundwork for world war ii. The devastation of the great war (as world war i was known at the time) had greatly destabilized europe, and in many respects world war ii grew out of issues left unresolved by that earlier conflict.