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  • ...ce ceded Alsace/Lorraine to Germany, and had to pay five million francs in war indemnities to the Germans, who partially occupied the country until the de ...igned, France was faced with a crisis that threatened to blow into a Civil War. There are three principal reasons why Parisians revolted in 1871; Paris ha
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  • :'''Great War' redirects here. For other uses, see [[Great War (disambiguation)]].'' {{seealso|World War I, Homefront}}
    49 KB (7,884 words) - 02:38, 28 June 2016
  • ...States, 1940-1945. For comparisons with other nations see [[World War II, Homefront]] ...d Industries Board. Thus Baruch proposed to freeze economic freedom during war in order to preserve it for peace. His approach enhanced the role of civili
    30 KB (4,655 words) - 06:38, 27 June 2009
  • effort for all participants, and had major impact on the outcome of the war. The major powers devoted 50–60% of their total GDP to war production at the peak in 1943. The Allies produced about three times as m
    24 KB (3,775 words) - 12:21, 8 November 2010
  • ...erated in the way most familiar to literate people in the English-speaking world. For people from the Republic of China, or major figures of Nationalist Chi Except where such people have come to be known in the English-speaking world with their names re-ordered to the English standard, the name should be wri
    140 KB (23,139 words) - 18:13, 19 August 2009
  • ===World War I=== ...8, when people were reduced to turnips meant for horses. At the end of the war there were severe food shortages and famines in Eastern Europe.<ref> Blunt
    17 KB (2,558 words) - 00:26, 2 October 2013
  • Auto-populated based on [[Special:WhatLinksHere/Homefront]]. Needs checking by a human. {{r|American Civil War}}
    508 B (68 words) - 16:33, 27 January 2011
  • ...ederal programs called the "[[New Deal]]", for leading the Allies of World War II to victory over Imperial Japan and Nazi Germany, and for defining modern ...vative coalition]] successfully ended New Deal expansion, and during World War II closed the major relief programs like the [[WPA]] and [[Civilian Conserv
    63 KB (9,587 words) - 02:43, 6 October 2013
  • ...1920s through the 1940s, leading Canada through prosperity, depression and war. His surname was "King" but he was usually styled "Mackenzie King." ...hed Canada's international reputation as a middle power fully committed to world order.
    19 KB (2,959 words) - 12:14, 18 October 2013
  • ...llustrations -- ration books (I have my wife's grandfather's), posters, or wartime propaganda aimed at the home front. Here is one example which might be [[Image:W0072-72dpi.jpeg|thumb|right|300px|Wartime advertisement for saving grease]]
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  • ...ger than the [[American Federation of Labor]]. Following the Second World War, the CIO battled with the AFL for various industrial sectors until merging ...much traction, was that of the [[Wobblies]] or [[Industrial Workers of the World]]. They rejected both the AFL's emphasis on trades and the CIO's emphasis o
    42 KB (6,610 words) - 00:34, 28 December 2013
  • ...on power within the federation. They used that power to quash any drive toward industrial organizing. Shortly after the Convention, Lewis called together Charles Howard, President of the [[International Typographical Union]], [[Sidney Hillman]
    42 KB (6,682 words) - 16:58, 24 September 2013
  • ...ks has caused serious air pollution. The average temperature in July, the warmest month, is 73°F (23°C.), and the average temperature in January, the c ...were in Natural Resources, Mining & Construction (+4.6%), Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities (+3.2%), and Professional & Business Services (+3.1%) s
    31 KB (4,724 words) - 17:29, 13 December 2009
  • * [[Hundred Years War]] ===The Hundred Years War===
    20 KB (3,096 words) - 17:59, 1 November 2014
  • As the climate became warmer and wetter, and the sea level rose, the paleo-Indian culture was replace ...pened Florida up to the Seminoles. <ref>Gallay 144-147</ref> The [[Yamasee War]] of 1715-1717 in South Carolina resulted in large numbers of Indian refuge
    20 KB (3,178 words) - 04:08, 28 March 2010
  • ...n Rights. President [[Harry S. Truman]] called her the ''First Lady of the World'' in honor of her extensive human rights promotions. Along with [[Jane Add ...profile when her husband was Assistant Secretary of the Navy during World War I. She became more accustomed to the limelight when Franklin was the Democr
    17 KB (2,644 words) - 14:11, 1 October 2013
  • ...e Banks." These Banks stretch for about 300 m. in a south-east direction towards the centre of the North Atlantic; depths range from 15 to 80 or 90 fathom ...s of cod were harvested annually from the Grand Bank off Newfoundland, the world's largest source of fish. Then disaster hit. The northern cod practically v
    32 KB (4,615 words) - 10:57, 22 October 2013
  • ...John A. ''The Wars of Louis XIV, 1667-1714'' (1999) [ ...the Course of History.'' 2005. 416 pp. [
    18 KB (2,279 words) - 12:16, 4 May 2008
  • ...eds of thousands of well educated engineers and scientists from around the world. Less skilled jobs are plentiful in areas such as restaurants and construct # The enormous growth of war industries in WW1 and WW2 created new job openings for blacks&mdash;not in
    31 KB (4,074 words) - 16:39, 1 January 2008
  • Auto-populated based on [[Special:WhatLinksHere/Prisoner of war]]. Needs checking by a human. {{r|Bob Woodward}}
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