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American isolationism in the 1930s during the 1930s, the combination of the great depression and the memory of tragic losses in world war i contributed to pushing american public opinion and policy toward isolationism. Find out more about the history of american women in world war ii, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more get all the facts on historycom.
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America on the homefront illustrate different aspects of life on the homefront during world war ii from the american memory project at the. America's response to world war ii was the most extraordinary mobilization of an idle economy in the history of the worldduring the war 17 million new civilian jobs were created, industrial productivity increased by 96 percent, and corporate profits after taxes doubled. American media and the memory of world war ii americans, world war ii has been a touchstone for the understanding of conflict and of america's role in global. African americans in both cities and during world war ii civil rights groups and black professional organizations pressed the government to provide training.Download