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Unit 7: Interwar and World War II

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Explore how the confluence of economic depression and the rise of authoritarian movements in the 1920s and 1930s contributed the rise of facism that culminated in the tragic events and atrocities of World War II, and examine how events such as the Holocaust and the use of nuclear weapons were addressed following the war.

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