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The Hungarian Romanian War & The Downfall of the Hungarian Soviet Republic I THE GREAT WAR 1919

The Hungarian Romanian War & The Downfall of the Hungarian Soviet Republic I THE GREAT WAR 1919

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Bavarian Soviet Republic – 1919 Economy and Reconstruction I BEYOND THE GREAT WAR

Bavarian Soviet Republic – 1919 Economy and Reconstruction I BEYOND THE GREAT WAR

Hi, I’m Jesse Alexander and welcome to the Beyond the Great War, the monthly episode where we answer questions from viewers like you. Vorusian Gambit asks: Are you going to cover the Bavarian Revolution? Arguably, it was a lot more consequential politically and in terms of its long-term effects than the Spartacus Uprising in January 1919? Well Mr or Ms Gambit, we would love to. Alright, here we go: In spring 1919, for a few weeks there was actually a…

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The Roaring 20’s: Crash Course US History #32

The Roaring 20’s: Crash Course US History #32

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course US History, and today we’re gonna learn about one of the best eras ever: the 1920s. The 20s gave us jazz, movies, radio, making out in cars, illegal liquor, and the 20s also gave us prosperity–although not for everybody– and gangsters, and a consumer culture based on credit, and lots of prejudice against immigrants, and eventually the worst economic crisis the US has ever seen. Mr. Green, Mr. Green, but what about…

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Polish-Ukrainian War 1919 – The Battle for Lemberg I THE GREAT WAR July 1919

Polish-Ukrainian War 1919 – The Battle for Lemberg I THE GREAT WAR July 1919

It’s July 1919, and the chaos of the post-armistice power vacuum is being filled by emerging new states competing with each other for territory. In the former Austro-Hungarian province of East Galicia, the forces of the young Polish and West Ukrainian republics face off in a decisive showdown. Who will rule the ethnically mixed region? It’s the Polish-Ukrainian War. Hi, I’m Jesse Alexander and welcome to the Great War. By the summer of 1919 Central and Eastern Europe continued to…

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The New Deal: Crash Course US History #34

The New Deal: Crash Course US History #34

Episode 34 – The New Deal Hi, I’m John Green, this is CrashCourse U.S. history, and today we’re going to get a little bit controversial, as we discuss the FDR administration’s response to the Great Depression: the New Deal. That’s the National Recovery Administration, by the way, not the National Rifle Association or the No Rodents Allowed Club, which I’m a card-carrying member of. Did the New Deal end the Depression (spoiler alert: mehhh)? More controversially, did it destroy American…

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Estonia and Latvia Fight For Independence – Russian Civil War Baltic Front I THE GREAT WAR June 1919

Estonia and Latvia Fight For Independence – Russian Civil War Baltic Front I THE GREAT WAR June 1919

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