Appeasement And The Treaty Of Versailles And World War II

To a large extent, the Treaty of Versailles, appeasement and Hitler’s actions caused World War 2. The Treaty of Versailles made the Germans angry because the punishments were so harsh, helping them to unite as a country. Hitler inspired the Germans to start the next war, with the Treaty of Versailles and appeasement only helping Hitler to convince the Germans (Chapman.N, N.D.) Appeasement meant that Hitler could get whatever he desired because the other countries were preoccupied by trying to prevent another war occurring (History on the net, 2014). Appeasement made Hitler stronger and helped start World War 2 because he had everything he needed. All of these combined to ultimately start World War 2.
To a very great extent, the Treaty of Versailles caused World War 2 as it meant that the Germans had a lot of strict punishments placed on them. These punishments were regarded as “dictated peace for the rest of the world” because it was supposed to stop more wars from occurring (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 2016).
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Appeasement and the League of Nations combined to help World War 2 come to be. Hitler got everything he asked for while appeasement was running becoming even more powerful. The Treaty of Versailles made the Germans angry, as they wanted to build up their country’s power and respect. They started World War 2 to help accomplish this, showing the world how influential they were. Hitler led the Germans into war and convinced them that war was the right action (Chapman.N, N.D). Germany’s army grew and the Germans were very convinced with the idea of bringing Germany back to its finest. Hitler could have only done this because fascism was around, which gave him individual power over Germany, so he could do anything he wanted (Russo. D, 2013). The Treaty of Versailles, appeasement, the League of Nations and Hitler’s actions were all causes of World War

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