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2.7: Peace Efforts

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    After the shock of WWI, isolationism in the U.S. led to attempts to reduce the threat of war with Naval Disarmament Treaties in 1921 and 1930, support for the anti-war 1928 Kellogg-Briand Pact and neutralist laws in the 1930s.

    However, the Great Depression and the backlash from the harsh peace imposed on Germany brought an aggressive nationalist government led by Hitler to power in 1933. Under Hitler, Germany illegally rearmed and took over its neighbors.


    This page titled 2.7: Peace Efforts is shared under a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Lawrence Meacham.

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