The Treaty of Versailles Brought about Pease in Many Countries, but Not in Germany

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Thesis: The Treaty of Versailles brought about peace in many of the countries. But not in Germany because the Germans weren’t happy with the Treaty and they felt that with Treaty ending the War they had lost their dignity and pride. The Treaty also helped give the rise to Adolf Hitler and leading Germany into World War 2. The Treaty of Versailles brought peace to many of countries when the war ended. When the Treaty came about Germany was not at the peace table at all. Germany felt that with the Treaty of Versailles to bring peace to many of the countries who had fought in the war. Germany felt that they had lost their dignity and pride. The Treaty helped Hitler rise to power in Germany. During the early 1930s Germany was grim about…show more content…
President Woodrow Wilson at the peace table. All three of the leaders wanted to stop Germany from going into another war. But the leaders disagreed. The leaders tried finding the best way to do it but it didn’t go so well. Prime Minister of Britain Clemenceau & Prime Minister of France Lloyd George wanted to punish the Germans for the war. Germany has said that they should not be responsible for the war. They felt that it was very unfair and were angry towards the Treaty of Versailles. The Treaty punished Germany in order to make huge cuts in the size of their military forces. The Treaty also made Germany hand over their colonies that were overseas. The Germans even had to give up their territories in Europe. That meant Polish, French and Danish lands that were conquered during the 18th & 19th centuries. There were also parts in France, Belgium and Russia that the Germans had occupied during the war. The Treaty of Versailles lead into World War 2.The Treaty certainty helped Adolf Hitler rise to power in Germany. It has been said that the Treaty of Versailles did not bring peace to Europe after 1919. The terms were not carried out during that time. The Treaty had laid the groundwork for the rise of the Nazis in Germany and the start of World War 2. The only thing that the Americans wanted was a fair treaty that guarantied democracy and also freedom to all people. While France and Britain wanted to keep Germany weak and also divided. The Negotiations had

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