why did britain and france follow a policy of appeasement in the 1930s

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  • Why did Britain and France follow the policy of Appeasement in the 1930s?
    • Hitler was standing upto communism
    • They didn't want a repeat of the first world war
    • They wouldn't have America's support if they started another war
    • They felt the Treaty of Versailles was unfair
    • Britain wasn't ready for war
    • They felt their own economic problems were a higher priority
    • Britain wasn't ready for war


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