Verdicts on the Treaty of Versailles
- The overall reaction was horror and outrage.
- They did not feel they had started the war.
- They believed that the government had simply agreed to a ceasefire.
- They thought Germany should have been at the Paris Peace Conference to negotiate peace.
- They were angry that they were being forced to accept a harsh treaty without any choice or even comment.
- Ebert, the German leader tried to protest and refused to sign the Treaty,…