Prelude to War. Second Sino-Japanese War 1937-1945. The Mukden Incident: 1931. Marco Polo Bridge Incident. Koumintang Response. The Rape of Nanjing: Eyewitness Account.
Second Sino-Japanese War
Alliance with Soviets by the mass killing of the defenders, who were piled up among the sandbags, forming a mound six feet high. Late Wednesday the Japanese had not removed the dead, and two days of heavy military traffic had been passing through, grinding over the remains of men, dogs and horses.
Secret Protocol divides Eastern EuropeHitler and Poland