SWWP 10 – Japan and Italy at the Dawn of the Second World War

Second World War

The Second World War began with the German invasion of Poland in 1939. But before we get to that, what about Japan and Italy? What were they doing as Germany was preparing to invade Poland? […]

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The Rise of Imperial Japan

Second World War

Although the Allies focused on defeating Germany first in the Second World War, the conflict with Japan was not just a side theatre. Japan was a major threat to Britain, United States and especially the […]

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Kamikaze pilots WWII

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One of the most powerful images of the Second World War is that of the Kamikaze. These were Japanese pilots who were sent on suicide missions, crashing their planes into targets. This short video provides […]

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The Soldier Who Continued Fighting WWII 29 Years After It Ended

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We can understand how, especially around the time of the Second World War, that it would take a while for people to get news. It might even take some time to hear about when the […]

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The Man Who Survived Two Nuclear Bomb Attacks

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Can you imagine surviving a nuclear attack? How about two? There actually was a man who survived both the bombing of Nagasaki and Hiroshima. Find out his story in this video.

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