Young Stalin begins the process of moving away from the Seminary and towards the life of a...
The Long March, 1934-1935. Mao and the Chinese Communist Party are saved by running through the mountains and jungles, fleeing from Chiang Kai-shek and his Nationalist troops.
The Phony War has undermined what eagerness there was to fight Germany.
Landlocked Denmark surrenders, but Norway resists. The British try to help but are not organized or equipped properly.
The Allies wait for Hitler and Stalin uses the war to attack Finland. But the Soviet Army is far from ready.
Hitler's bluffing to gain an empire is over. He will have to fight from now on.
Diplomatic wrangling rages over Europe during the summer of 1939.