Hitler becoming Chancellor

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1. July 1932 - The Nazis were the largest single party but...
not a maority party
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2. May 1932 - Franz von Papen was...
appointed chancellor by Hindenburg
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3. Hindenburg used his emergency powers to pass the measures that...
von Papen had hoped would solve the unemployment problem
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4. Von Papen had little support from the...
Reichstag, so called another election in November 1932
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5. Nazis were the largest party but...
their share of the vote fell
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6. Hitler lost 2 million votes along with...
38 seats in the Reichstag
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7. In December 1932, Kurt von Schleicher...
became chancellor, but resigned after a month
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8. In January 1933, Hindenburg + von Papen met secretly with...
industialists, army leaders and politicians
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9. On the 30th January...
Hitler was offered the post of chancellor
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10. They did this to try and limit...
Hitler's influence by having only 2 Nazis in the cabinet
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11. They also appointed von Papen as...
vice chancellor, to help resist his extremist demands
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12. The idea was that the policies would be made in the...
cabinet, which was filled with conservatives like von Papen
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13. Hitler would be there to get support from the...
Reichstag for those policies and control communists
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14. Hitler became chancellor not because of the will of the German people but...
through a kind of secret deal by some German Aristrocat
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appointed chancellor by Hindenburg

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2. May 1932 - Franz von Papen was...

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von Papen had hoped would solve the unemployment problem

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Reichstag, so called another election in November 1932

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their share of the vote fell

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