The Inter-War Period 1918-1939

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  • The end of ww1

    The end of ww1
    World War 1 ended with Germany defeat. Germany signed an armistice that had been prepared by Britain and France.
  • Treaty of Versailles

    Treaty of Versailles
    Treaty of Versailles was a humiliated treaty against Germany, due to the treaty Germany lost land, colonies, it also have to limit size of its army and pay back the damage which crippled German economy.
  • Roaring Twenties

    Roaring Twenties
    The decade of free wheeling and a time when many people defied Prohibition, indulged in new styles of dancing and dressing, and rejected many traditional moral standards.
  • Russian Civil War

    Russian Civil War
    Russian Civil war ended with a red soviet (communist) Victory, the Soviet Union were formed with a communist government in charge of the country, it will become one of the main players in ww2.
  • The Hyperinflation

    The Hyperinflation
    Inflation was exacerbated when workers in the Ruhr went on a general strike and the German government printed more money to continue paying for their passive resistance. By November 1923, the US dollar was worth 4,210,500,000,000 German marks.
  • Nazi coming into power

    Nazi coming into power
    After Hitler and its Nazi Party come in to power an age of nationalism begin in Germany, Hitler accuse the communist and other pollical opponent for destruction and attack against Germany therefore he could gain more power and support from German people
  • Remilitarization of Rhineland

    Remilitarization of Rhineland
    In 1936, Germany first time broke the treaty of Versailles when German military forces entered the region Rhineland, this region supposed to remain demilitarised due to the treaty of Versailles
  • Spanish Civil War

    Spanish Civil War
    Spanish Civil War broke out in 1936, it involves Left wing – Republican Spain which is backed by the Soviets and the Right wing – Nationalist Spain which is backed by Germany, Italy and other axis power. The civil war ended with Nationalist Victory.
  • German annexation of Czechoslovakia

    German annexation of Czechoslovakia
    The German occupation of Czechoslovakia began with the German annexation of Czechoslovakia's northern and western border regions, formerly being part of German-Austria known collectively as the Sudetenland, under terms outlined by the Munich Agreement.
  • Anschluss

    Anschluss is a term to describe German annexation of Austria in 1938, German troops enter Austria because pollical instability in the country, and the German arm didn’t receive any resistance from Austrian people but were greeted by flowers and nazi flags.