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Led by adolf hitler, the nazis took control of germany and invaded poland, which led to the start of world war ii learn more about what. Find out more about the history of adolf hitler, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more get all the facts on historycom. World war ii (1939-1945) was the largest armed conflict in human history lay in the militaristic ideologies and expansionist policies of nazi germany, italy, and . On this day in 1939, world war ii began as nazi germany invaded poland each monday, this column turns a page in history to explore the.
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These deaths make world war ii the deadliest conflict in all of human history in world war i and economic depression blamed on german jews hitler's belief. A selection of poems from and about the second world war by its conclusion in 1945, world war ii had become the single deadliest conflict in history over 25 million soldiers had hitler invades poland on september 1. Adolf hitler, one of history's most notorious dictators, initiated fascist policies in nazi germany that led to world war ii and the deaths of at least.
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