This was followed in march 1936 by the german army's occupation of the rhineland, which had been demilitarized after the end of the first world war hitler then legitimized the occupation by staging a popular referendum after the fact. The german army in the second world war germany nazi were connected with german agents and deliberately led their army and people to defeat wish to see. Adolf hitler, who was born on 20th april 1889, was a notorious and now widely-referenced figure who, along with the nazi party, largely instigated the events that led to world war 2 an austrian-born german politician and the leader of the national socialist german workers party, adolf hitler was the chancellor of germany from 1933 to 1945 and.
History ch3: hitler's foreign policy opposed the policy of appeasement and led great britain through world war ii the nazi-soviet pact cause the second world. The origins of the second world war - after a j p taylor 3 hitler was an opportunist the british historian a j p taylor wrote in the origins of the second world war that hitler was an opportunist, and he had no plan to begin a great war - the war was caused by political and diplomatic mistakes and blunders on both sides. Adolf hitler was leader of germany during the third reich (1933 - 1945) and the primary instigator of both the second world war in europe and the mass execution of millions of people deemed to be enemies or inferior to the aryan ideal he rose from being a talentless painter to dictator of.
Second world war cold war 1945-1972 he also saw the need for germany to expand, lebensraum, in order to be more secure and prosperous hitler increases the. Learn hitler hitler's foreign world war with free interactive flashcards hitler's foreign policy and the origins of the second world war expand german. Adolf hitler was the person that wanted to take over the worldhe was a evil person that did not want any jews alive hitler wastelling everyone in germany that jews were the ones that had.
This goal is alleged to be a fundamental cause of world war ii (implying that germany planned and caused the war) and is alleged to be a fundamental cause of a claimed german plan of (future) large scale deportation of slavs (possibly causing mass deaths due to this), moving germany's border 1000 km east, in order to expand the german lebensraum. Why did adolf hitler invade other countries 1939 marked the beginning ofthe second world war the main goal was to expand the german lebensraum (vital space). Hitler was a member of the german army during the first world war and, according to (kershaw, 2008) after being temporarily blinded from a mustard gas bomb he was sent to pasewalk, it was there that hitler learned of the german defeat in wwi.
Hitler's aggression is the main cause of world war ii because his concept of lebensraum meant that he wanted to expand german territory this meant he had to take over other countries by annexing austria, sudetenland (czechoslovakia), occupied czechoslovakia and later invade poland which made the allies declare war on germany. On april 28, 1939, following an address foreshadowing the action, hitler sent a note to poland abrogating the treaty and making demands that led on sept 1, 1939, to the march of german troops into poland and the unleashing of the second world war. Racism and antisemitism were basic tenets of the nsdap and the nazi regime nazi germany's the german people and that lebensraum second world war. Hitler's foreign policy and the origins of the second world war hitler's aims in foreign policy disarmament conference 1933 expand german territory.
I believe that it must be accepted that the outbreak of the second world war was inevitable after the lack of democratic solidarity between the allied powers and the policy of isolationist neutrality which nations such as belgium employed and which were fully exploited by hitler. Hitler's three greatest mistakes of the second world war as hitler's most climactic blunder was his invasion of the soviet union, yet the reasons. What exactly was hitler's objective in world war ii hitler wanted to achieve lebensraum (or living space) for the german people did hitler want to start.