Time Period >> World War II 1941 - 1945|
For the second time in less than fifty years, the world is thrust into another world war. The allies this time must fight dictators in Germany, Italy and Japan. Initially the United States manages to maintain its neutrality; however, events at Pearl Harbor sways public opinion and Americans join the war effort to restore the balance of power. As Americans shift their attention to world affairs, new businesses emerge to support the war effort. This is also true in Charlotte. As the war comes to a close, the shift in the balance of power, sees the United States as a world leader.