Blitzkrieg

Dylan Martin

Overview Of Holocaust

From 1933 to 1945, under the leadership of Adolf Hitler, Germany waged an increasingly hostile campaign against jewish people. Hitler basically told the natzis to kill a lot of people because he thinks there evil.

Definition/Background Information

Was victorious for more than two years by relying on a new military tactic called the blitzkrieg or the lightning war. Germany proved unable to defeat the Soviet Union, with great Britain and the United States Seized the initiative from Germany.

Original Research Question

What happened at blitzkrieg and why did it help them win? Why was this strategy so effective during the Holocaust and why is it so popular?

Quote

"As long as there are sovereign nations possessing great power, war is inevitable."

Citations

"The Holocaust." Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. History: War. Detroit: Gale, 2009. Research in Context. Web. 23 Feb. 2016.


"Blitzkrieg (Lightning War)." United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. United States Holocaust Memorial Council, 29 Jan. 2016. Web. 23 Feb. 2016.


"The Invasion of Poland." Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. History: War. Detroit: Gale, 2009. Research in Context. Web. 23 Feb. 2016