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  • Trench warfare

    Trench warfare
    The trench warfare was when soldiers would fight in a trench in no man's land.
  • MAIN

    Militarism, Alliances, imperialism, Nationalism
  • The Spark

    The Spark
    Ferdinand and his wife were murdered in Sarajevo by Gavrilo Princip, a member of the Bosnian Serbian nationalist terrorist organization the ‘Black Hand Gang
  • Central powers

    Central powers
    The Central Powers, consisting of Germany, Austria-Hungary, the Ottoman Empire and Bulgaria
  • Allies

    The Powers known as the Allies in World War I were predominantly: Great Britain, France, Russia and Italy.
  • Bootlegger

    A bootlegger is somebody who transports beer illegally
  • Prohibition

    the action of forbidding something, especially by law.
  • Settlement house

    Settlement house
    an institution in an inner-city area providing educational, recreational, and other social services to the community.
  • Urbanization

    the process of making an area more urban.
  • Ku Kux Klan

    Ku Kux Klan
    The Ku Klux Klan, commonly called the KKK or the Klan, is an American white supremacist hate group. The Klan has existed in three distinct eras at different points in time during the history of the United States.
  • Teapot Dome Scandal

    Teapot Dome Scandal
    The Teapot Dome scandal was a bribery scandal involving the administration of United States President Warren G. Harding from 1921 to 1923.
  • Red Scare

    Red Scare
    A "Red Scare" is promotion of widespread fear by a society or state about a potential rise of communism, anarchism, or radical leftism. The term is most often used to refer to two periods in the history of the United States with this name.
  • Communism

    a political theory derived from Karl Marx, advocating class war and leading to a society in which all property is publicly owned and each person works and is paid according to their abilities and needs.
  • Jazz age

    Jazz age
    The Jazz Age was a cultural period and movement that took place in America during the 1920s from which both new styles of music and dance emerged.
  • Great migration

    Great migration
    The Great Migration, sometimes known as the Great Northward Migration, or the Black Migration, was the movement of six million African Americans
  • The great Depression

    The great Depression
    The Great Depression was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world, lasting from 1929 to 1939. It began after the stock market crash of October 1929, which sent Wall Street into a panic and wiped out millions of investors.
  • Black tuesday

    Black tuesday
    October 29, 1929. On this date, share prices on the New York Stock Exchange completely collapsed, becoming a pivotal factor in the emergence of the Great Depression.
  • Hoovervills

    a shantytown built by unemployed and destitute people during the Depression of the early 1930s.
  • Franklin D Roosevelt

    Franklin D Roosevelt
    Franklin Delano Roosevelt, often referred to by his initials FDR, was an American statesman and political leader who served as the 32nd president of the United States from 1933 until his death in 1945.
  • Herbert Hoover

    Herbert Hoover
    Herbert Clark Hoover was an American engineer, businessman, and politician who served as the 31st president of the United States from 1929 to 1933.
  • Bank Holiday

    Bank Holiday
    a day on which banks are officially closed, observed as a public holiday.
  • Deflation

    reduction of the general level of prices in an economy.
  • Dust Bowl

    Dust Bowl
    he Dust Bowl was a period of severe dust storms that greatly damaged the ecology and agriculture of the American and Canadian prairies during the 1930s; severe drought and a failure to apply dryland farming methods to prevent the aeolian processes caused the phenomenon.
  • Bonus army

    Bonus army
    The Bonus Army were the 43,000 marchers—17,000 U.S. World War I veterans, their families, and affiliated groups—who gathered in Washington, D.C. in the summer of 1932 to demand cash-payment redemption of their service certificates.
  • New deal

    New deal
    The New Deal was a series of programs and projects instituted during the Great Depression by President Franklin D. Roosevelt that aimed to restore prosperity to Americans. When Roosevelt took office in 1933, he acted swiftly to stabilize the economy and provide jobs and relief to those who were suffering.
  • world war 2

    world war 2
    The vast majority of the world's countries—including all the great powers—eventually formed two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis.
  • Battle of the bulge

    Battle of the bulge
    DescriptionThe Battle of the Bulge, also known as the Ardennes Counteroffensive, took place from 16 December 1944 to 25 January 1945, and was the last major German offensive campaign on the Western Front during World War II.
  • Cold War

    Cold War
    The Cold War was a period of geopolitical tension between the Soviet Union with its satellite states, and the United States with its allies after World War II.
  • Truman

    Harry S. Truman was the 33rd president of the United States from 1945 to 1953, succeeding upon the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt after serving as vice president. He implemented the Marshall Plan to rebuild the economy of Western Europe and established the Truman Doctrine and NATO.
  • Hollywood 10

    Hollywood 10
    The Hollywood Ten is a 1950 American 16mm short documentary film. In the film, each member of the Hollywood Ten made a short speech denouncing McCarthyism and the Hollywood blacklisting. The film was directed by John Berry.
  • Dwight Eisenhower

    Dwight Eisenhower
    Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower was an American army general and statesman who served as the 34th president of the United States from 1953 to 1961. During World War II, he was a five-star general in the United States Army and served as supreme commander of the Allied Expeditionary Forces in Europe.
  • Joseph McCarthy

    Joseph McCarthy
    Joseph Raymond McCarthy was an American politician who served as a Republican U.S. Senator from the state of Wisconsin from 1947 until his death in 1957