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Panzer divisions of the Nazi German Reich invaded Europe in blitzkrieg attacks. British forces, assisting beleaguered French armies, narrowly escaped capture by a heroic retreat from Dunkirk, France. War suspended awarding all Nobel Prizes and organizing international congresses in occupied countries. In the United States, isolationists attempted to keep the country out of World War II; a beguiling tranquillity lulled America until Japanese air forces attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.1 Neurology was there.
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