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The Great Depression was ended by World War II. [157] The atomic bomb over Nagasaki, August 9, 1945 As World War II was beginning, the United States said they would not get involved in it. The French rejected the very notion of coalition. Therefore, if we did not give the power, we retained it. While the numbers you are given will not be exact, they will closely represent the circumstances of an early 19th-century factory. A concerted drive by the CIO to organize the South, “Operation Dixie,” failed dismally in 1946.

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