Germany 1933-1939

  • Created by: Lily24x
  • Created on: 30-11-14 15:07

January 1933, Hitler came to power. He was (like most of Germany) disgusted with the Treaty of Versailles, and began to challenge it with his aggressive foreign policy. Despite his aims, some historians still blame other stronger powers for not stopping him at the beginning. 

His book "Mein Kampf" or "my struggle" mentions his main aims.

  • Destroy the Treaty of Versailles.
  • Create a "Greater Germany"- uniting all German speaking citizens
  • Lebensraum- meaning more living space for Germans

1933- Left the League of Nations (allowed him to do the following)

1934- Tried to take power in Austria. Forced to back down when Italy moved its army to the…


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