Re: [Slovak-World] Re: Upcoming PBS Special Wed. May 6th WWII Behind Closed Doors
- Look at the map of Europe after WWI. It sowed the seeds for WWII. The major powers cobbled together countries that had no interest in being con-joined.
--- On Fri, 5/8/09, Nick Holcz <nickh@...> wrote:
From: Nick Holcz <nickh@...>
Subject: Re: [Slovak-World] Re: Upcoming PBS Special Wed. May 6th WWII Behind Closed Doors
Date: Friday, May 8, 2009, 11:41 PM
I read a book about the political machinations towards the end of WW2
, I think it was called the last 100 days. How the allies shared out
the spoils giving away countries without any regard to the wishes of
the inhabitants. Czechoslovakia and poland come to mind.
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- At 08:17 AM 11/05/2009, you wrote:
>Look at the map of Europe after WWI. It sowed the seeds forIt is true that countries were cobbled together with no idea of
>WWII. The major powers cobbled together countries that had no
>interest in being con-joined.
ethnicity but I think the harshness of the Versailles treaty sowed
the seeds for WW2 . The end of WW2 the allies rebuilt the former