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Archive: March 2018 (5 Posts)

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Stalingrad: Understanding the Global Impact of the Eastern Front in WWII

Posted by: Cheryl Lederle

Many historians consider the defeat of the Nazis at Stalingrad the turning point in World War II, yet this battle is given little attention in most U.S. classrooms. Typically, lessons focus on the major American experiences like Pearl Harbor, D-day, and the dropping of the atomic bombs on Japan.