East Asia 1942
The Japanese quickly overran Allied possessions in China, Southeast Asia, and the Pacific as they moved to seize resources and ...
East Asia 1941
Attack on Pearl Harbor
On the morning of December 8 (still December 7 in Hawaii), Japan launched simultaneous attacks against American and British forces ...
On 23 August 1939, even while it was fighting Japan on the Mongolian border, the Soviet Union shocked the world ...