the peace treaties was signed in the Hall of Mirrors in the Palace of Versailles to end WWI
TREATY OF VERSAILLES
Hitler made his first clumsy grab for power. He planned to march into Berlin with his Storm-troopers and to remove the Weimar government from power. Sixteen Nazis were killed and Hitler himself was arrested and sent to prison.
BEER HALL PUTSCH
HITLER BECOME THE LEADER OF THE NAZIS
Hitler organised the Nazi party along military lines. He formed his own private army known as Storm-troopers.It was their job to beat up and terrorise opponents.
Hitler started writing his book Mein Kampf which means 'my struggle' in prison
PRISON + BOOK
Hitler released from prison. A world economic depression hits Germany hard. Germans suffered from hardship. workers lost their job, lost their savings. To all these people Hitler made great promises: he offered
WALL ST. CRASH - GREAT DEPRESSION
elderly President Hindenburg asked Hitler to become Chancellor. Hindenburg through that Hitler might solve economic problems and would be easy to control.
HITLER BECAME CHANCELLOR - REICHSTAG FIRE
Germany's Reichstag building was burnt to the ground. Hitler now used the Reichstg fire as an excuse to arrest many of his communist opponents
Enabling Act, law passed by the German Reichstag (Diet) in 1933 that enabled Adolf Hitler to assume dictatorial powers.
The SS - were sent out to murder leading member of the Nazi party who opposed Hitler.
NIGHT OF THE LONG KNIVES
HITLER IN CONTROL
2 August, President Hindenburg died. Hitler was now not only Chancellor, but also Head of State and Commander of the Army. Hitler was now in complete control of Germany