The most important global event in the 20th century had a huge impact on the United States specifically and on the world in general. What was the legacy of the war? Complete “The Legacy of WWII” and check out the resources below to come to class with an idea about the overall impact of the second World War. Take some notes on these materials as well!
- 70 years later: How World War II changed America
- World War II Aftermath: A Changed America
- The Legacy of WWII and Post World War II America – from Sage American History
- World War II and the Shaping of Postwar America: Politics, Domestic Policy, and the Political Economy (a looooong one – wanna skim it?)
- Legacy of WWII: It was a ‘Woman’s War Too’
Check out ‘The Fallen of WWII” – it’s big.