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What is the difference between the Blitz and War?

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Answered 2011-02-07 22:38:27

Blitz is the German word for lightning. Made famous during World War 2 by Adolph Hitler. He coined the phrase Blitz Kreig, which means Lightning War.

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The word Blitz comes from the German word blitzkrieg, or "lightning war".

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The Blitz took place in 1940 to 1941 in England.The Blitz is short for German word 'Blitzkrieg' which means 'lightning war'hope this helps

The difference is a civil war is fought between people of the same country and other wars involve other countries.

The word Blitz is the German word meaning lighting. The correct term for what many call the blitz is the Blitzkrieg, which means lighting war. The Blitzkreig is the war stratagy used by the Germans to invade enemy countries during World War 2

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