After the country suffered through the Great Depression entering the war was the last thing on Americans minds.
Aside from Hiroshima and Nagasaki, one of our worst acts as a superpower came during Japanese war crime investigations after the war was over. Japans goal was to cripple American forces in the Pacific Ocean that could potentially stop Japan from taking over these parts of Asia and the Pacific Islands.
However, the United States broke out of neutrality and joined the Allied side because the U. Although she was not in a position to take an active role in the day-to-day planning and prosecution of the war, she found other ways to exercise her influence.
Hitler saw the USA as an ideological enemy, racially mixed and therefore inferior. Therefore in a surprising twist, the United States went from being attacked by the Japanese to attacking the Axis powers in Europe in only a matter of days.
In all the wars ever fought in the world only two have been fought on U. After signing alliances with Italy and Japan against. Fortunately one country saw and understood that Germany and its allies would have to be stopped.
S soil and one of the wars was between our own country Civil War. In the fall ofJapan met with Nazi Germany and fascist-controlled Italy to create an alliance known as the Tripartite Pact. WWII began far before the invasion of Poland.