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The son of Alois Hitler (1837–1903), an Austrian customs official, Adolf Hitler dropped out of high school, and after his mother's death in 1907 moved to Vienna...
His father, an ardent Socialist, was a blacksmith; his mother was a teacher. Mussolini taught briefly and lived (1902–4) in Switzerland to avoid military service...
Ger. Deutschland, officially Federal Republic of Germany, republic...
Jap. Nihon or Nippon, country...
Country in southern Europe, bounded north by Switzerland and Austria...
Country in central Europe, bounded north by the Slovak Republic, northeast by Ukraine, east by Romania...
Country in southeast Europe, bounded north and east by Ukraine, east by Moldova, southeast by the Black Sea...
Bulgarian Balgarija, officially Republic of Bulgaria, republic...
Croatian Hrvatska, officially Republic of Croatia, republic...
The Nazi Party
A German political party which dominated Germany from 1933 to 1945. It originated as the Deutsche Arbeiterpartei (German Worker’s Party)...
Totalitarian philosophy of government that glorifies the state and nation and assigns to the state control over every aspect of national life...
Swift military campaign, as used by Germany at the beginning of World War II (1939-41)...