Germany’s Declaration of War on America Changed World War II—And World History
The National Interest -

Yoav J. Tenembaum

World War II, Europe

Nazi Germany had no sense of limits. That led it to invade the Soviet Union and to declare war on the United States, an action that would become a significantly important turning point in the way World War II would evolve.

The German declaration of war against the United States on Dec. 11, 1941, four days after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, on Dec. 7, 1941, was a turning point in the history of World War II, and thus in the history of international...

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