The War Begins

The war begins. Attacking in Poland after signing a non-aggression Pact with the Soviet Union, German and Soviet troops divide the country. World War II begins when the British and French declare war. In China, the Sino-Japanese War reignited in 1937 after low-intensity conflicts since the Mukden Railroad incident in 1931.

Internet Links

World War 2 - Timelines

1939 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Greatest Films of 1939

The 1939-40 New York World’s Fair

The Avalon Project : Nazi-Soviet Relations 1939-1941

The Avalon Project : British White Paper of 1939

The New York World’s Fair

Time Capsule: 1939

Information Please: 1939