The Treaty Of Versailles Was A Peace Treaty

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Adolf Hitler was born on April 20, 1889 in Austria. Hitler was a German politician and the leader of the Nazi Party. Adolf Hitler was a decorated veteran from World War I. The Treaty of Versailles directly affected the German people and Hitler. The Treaty of Versailles was a peace treaty set in place at the end of World War I to end the war. One of the most crucial and contentious problems with this treaty was it required that the country of Germany to disarm, take guilt and pay apologies to the other countries. The treaty of Versailles did not run well for Hitler and when he became chancellor in 1933. His Nazi Party became the largest elected party in Germany. After becoming chancellor, Hitler worked to rebuild their economy and wanted better living space for the people of Germany. He achieved better living space by killing all Jews. In 1934 President Von Hindenburg of Germany died and Hitler took power of the presidency. (www.ushmm.org) The Nazi Party also had summer camps spread across the country and even the United States to help spread the Nazi word and their views. The summer camp helped promote the new and rising Germany and the Nazi party. “He put the unemployed to work in public programs, rebuilt the army and sent Jews, communists and others to concentration camps.” (time.com) “Adolf Hitler did not only use traditional weapons such as gases, guns or planes but he also used non-traditional weapons such as propaganda, his manipulation of words and his
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