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October 7, 2008

(S4.E6.) Chpt 6: World War Two

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This podcast episode focuses on Chapter Six, World War Two. So much of the 20th century is defined by the events and the results of this world war. One way to examine the war is to investigate the potential turning points that could have led to Allied or Axis victory.

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October 5, 2008

(S4.E5.) Chpt. 5: Nationalism, Revolution, and Dictatorship: Between WWI and WWII

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This podcast episode focuses on Chapter Five, Nationalism, Revolution, and Dictatorship. It examines the time period between WWI and WWII to better understand the consequences of WWI and how those helped to fuel WWII. It was obvious to everyone what Germany and Japan planned to do. Both of them wrote extensively of their plans. They invaded neighboring countries. But there was no significant intervention by the other major world powers.

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(S4.E4). Chpt. 4: War and Revolution

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This podcast episode focuses on Chapter Four, War and Revolution. It examines World War One and influence that it had on the Communist Revolution in Russia following the war. In many ways the 20th Century began with World War One, the "War to End All Wars." Unfortunately, it wasn't

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(S4.E3.) Chapter 2: The High Tide of Imperialism

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This podcast episode focuses on Chapter Two, The High Tide of Imperialism. This chapter explores the way that many of the European countries interacted with countries in Africa, South Asia, and Southeast Asia. Sometimes the relationship provide some benefits to the colonized countries, mostly the results were negative. The major case study for these relationships is India and the way that nonviolent protest was used to remove the British from power.

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(S4.E2.) Chapter 1: Industrial Revolution in Europe

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This podcast episode focuses on Chapter One, Industrial Revolution in Europe. Many of the events, topics, and new ideas from this time period will influence world history down to today.

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(S4.E1.) Season Four Introduction

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This podcast episode focuses on an overview of the upcoming season.

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