World War II
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Debate: Roosevelt vs. Lindberg
After World War II broke out in Europe in 1939, Americans spent the next two years debating whether or not they should get involved. Most supported the non-interventionist recommendations of celebrity aviator Charles Lindberg. President Franklin...
Statistical Analysis: Participation and Fatality Rates
More Americans fought in World War II than in any war since. Yet American casualties were very low, at least compared to the losses suffered by other countries in the conflict. In this exercise, your students will analyze the relevant numbers an...