Table of Contents

  1. Focus Questions
  2. Strengthening Germany
    1. The Saar Plebiscite, 1935
    2. Military Spending
  3. Re-Occupation of the Rhineland, 1936
    1. March into the Rhineland
  4. Reaction to the Re-occupation
    1. Hitler's Gamble Pays off
    2. Hitler Learns some Lessons
    3. David Low, Cartoonist
    4. Spineless Leaders of Democracy
    5. Winston Churchill
  5. Japanese Expansionist Policy
    1. Japan and the Soviet Union
    2. Growing Influence of the Japanese Military
    3. Anti-Comintern Pact, 1936
  6. Japan invades China, 1937
    1. Occupied Territory
    2. The Rape of Nanking
    3. Reaction to the Invasion
  7. Summary