Should the UK have remained neutral during World War II?

In 1939 the UK was the most powerful country on Earth. The British pound was the world's primary reserve currency and the Royal Navy the world's largest. After the war the US dollar had overtaken the pound and the US Navy the Royal Navy. The UK was almost bankrupt and her cities in ruins. Germany's... show more In 1939 the UK was the most powerful country on Earth. The British pound was the world's primary reserve currency and the Royal Navy the world's largest. After the war the US dollar had overtaken the pound and the US Navy the Royal Navy. The UK was almost bankrupt and her cities in ruins. Germany's invasion of Poland was no threat to Britain.
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