Hitler's aims

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What is the abreviation of Hitler's aims (4 letters)
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What does the first letter stand for?
Re-arm Germany,
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What does the second letter stand for?
Unite all German speaking people,
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What does the third letter stand for?
Destroy Communism and the treaty of Versailles,
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What does the fourth letter stand for?
Expand eastwards to gain Lebensraum (living space)
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How would Hitler achieve the first letter?
He would have to build up his army so that he could support his aims and prove Germany is a great power,
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How would Hitler achieve the second letter?
he would bring the 7 million German-speaking people in Austria and the 4 million in Czechoslovakia and Poland into his empire which involved destroying the peace settlement of 1919,
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How would Hitler achieve the third letter and fourth letter?
he would expand Eastward to gain land and in doing so we would destory communism in Russia. He would also reclaim the Saar and Danzig,
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What was Germany's first stage to rearmament? Who would he look to for friendship and who not to?
It would be to strengthen its control of land in Europe but Hitler felt this couldn't be done alone- His main enemies were Russia and France so he hoped to gain the friendship of Britain and Italy?
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How will Britain react to Germany's aims? How does she feel about the T of V?
She feels the T of V is too harsh so she is happy for Germany to break them but ONLY if the lands contain GERMAN SPEAKING PEOPLE so they wont support France to stop her but if she breaks this, it could lead to war.
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How does France feel about Germany's aims?
She feels threatened by Germany and wants to act but she won't without Britain's support.
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What could Germany taking land in the East lead to?
War as the USSR would fight back to save herself,
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Are Hitler's aims a cause of WW2?
yes as without these aims, he wouldnt have felt the need to take over land and to break the T of V.
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