Berlin — Germany and Japan will soon be at war with the world.
For their leaders, modern war meant mobile war — mobile war in which their hunger for conquest was driven by a thirst for oil.
The untold story of World War II is oil. Oil was a very important dimension of that global conflagration and central to the outcome.
When Hitler came to power, he built the Autobahn, a superhighway network, and put Germany back to work.