The 1930s. The decade was tumultuous. The ferment in that period was the time of a gathering storm which burst at the end of the decade. That is WW2.The images below show snippets of that period and gives us an inkling that the world was heading towards death and destruction.
arrest of the captain of a Chinese trawler by the Japanese in 2010?
Kristallnacht. November 10, 1938. Jewish shops were attacked and many Jews were sent to concentration camps.