The Treaty Of Versailles Ended World War II Essay

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In the 1930’s, World War II was something that many countries were desperately trying to avoid. This was a task found as nearly impossible, due to Germany’s fascist leader who craved more and more power. The country’s leaders weren’t sure whether they should use an appeasement, or collective security to deal with him. Also, there were many things that were done to begin this Second World War. The reason why WWI happened is mostly because of Hitler and his violent actions, and the best way to deal with Hitler’s aggression is by using collective security. Hitler’s actions that went against the Treaty of Versailles, and the steps taken to help with dealing with him are two of the reasons WWII began. They used appeasement to try to keep the peace. But giving into Hitler didn’t satisfy or tame his cruelty, it only made it grow. Adolf Hitler went against the Treaty of Versailles. The Treaty of Versailles ended World War 1 and was very harsh towards Germany. One of the terms of the treaty were Disarmament, which Germany was only allowed to have a small army and six naval ships. In 1934 Hitler increases the German military, to aid with his revenge on the Treaty of Versailles. “Today cast off the last shackles fastened upon her by the Treaty of Versailles when Adolf Hitler sent his new battalions into the Rhineland demilitarized zone.” This document talks about how Hitler violated the Treaty and sent in German Troops as a way for revenge. However, with every reaction…

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