History - The Treaty of Versailles

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  • January 1919 delegates from 32 countries met in Paris to negotiate peace after World War One.
  • 'The Big Three' were Woodrow Wilson (America)Georges Clemenceau (France), and David Lloyd-George (Great Britain).
  • Wilson wanted a League of Nations, and to ensure Germany wasn't destroyed or blamed for the war.
  • Clemenceau wanted revenge. He wanted territory returned, money to rebuild France and an independent Rhineland. He didn’t want Wilson’s League of Nations
  • Lloyd-George wanted to 'make Germany pay', but leave them strong enough to trade with Britain. He wanted land for Britain's empire and to keep his navy…

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