Weimar Republic

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The Role of Stresemann:
.Stresemann was Chancellor from August to November 1923
.He was foreign minister until his death in October 1929 after his reign as chancellor.
.He was responsible more than any other politician for the rapid recovery of the German economy in the late- 1920s and for Germany being trusted by other countries in trade and diplomacy.

The Recovery of the Economy:
New Currency:
.In September 1923, Stresemann called off passive resistance in the Ruhr and resumed reparations payments.
.A new currency, the Rentenmark, was introduced and the old currency was scrapped.
.The government was becoming more stable, and the attempted putsch in Munich, led by Hitler, was defeated.
.French and…

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