The path from the end of The Great War, in 1919, through the 1920’s and 1930’s to outbreak, in September 1939.  Each of the war years will be examined chronologically and major areas will be discussed, such as the failure of Democracy and the rise of Fascism, America First, U.S. Internment camps, espionage, the Holocaust, Halsey’s Typhoon, use of the Atomic Bombs, Allied conferences, and the Nuremberg and other post-war trials.

Instructor:  Sal Campanaro is a retired New York State High School Teacher.  He has a B.A in History/Political Science and an M.S. in Education.

Location:  Amelia Museum of History

Day and Time:  Thursdays, February 7- March 28.  1:30-3:30 pm

Fee:  $50

Materials to be Purchased:  World War II for Dummies, Keith Dickson.

ISBN # 978-0764553523  Approximately $14