The life of adolf hitler before during and after world war ii

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He was leader of the Nazi party and became a powerful dictator. Roosevelt ; and the Soviet Union, which had the world's largest army, commanded by Stalin. Anti-semitism in Vienna — Hitler spent a part of his youth in Vienna, Austria, where anti-semitism was very prevalent and highly advocated. This explanation chimed with the anti-Semitic theories which Hitler had absorbed in Vienna but which, in the light of his day-to-day positive experiences with actual Jews had not made much impact. Other persecuted groups included Poles, communists, homosexuals, Jehovah's Witnesses and trade unionists. Gregor Strasser steered a more independent political course, emphasising the socialist elements of the party's programme. Pardoned by the Bavarian Supreme Court, he was released from jail on 20 December , against the state prosecutor's objections. Thanks for watching!

Hitler was wounded twice during the conflict: He was hit in the leg during the Battle of the Somme inand temporarily blinded by a British gas attack near Ypres in Beer Hall Putsch On the evening of November 8,members of the SA and others forced their way into a large beer hall where another right-wing leader was addressing the crowd.

At one stage, Hitler recognized that he was one of the best speakers in the Nazi party and demanded that they make him party leader or he would walk out.

The Holocaust and Ethnic Cleansing Hitler was responsible for some of the most horrible crimes committed in human history.

World war 2

On 23rd March the Enabling Act gave Adolph Hitler power to make laws without consulting the Reichstag for a period of four years. Avoiding any institutionalization of authority and status which could challenge his own undisputed position as supreme arbiter, Hitler allowed subordinates like Himmler , Goering and Goebbels to mark out their own domains of arbitrary power while multiplying and duplicating offices to a bewildering degree. In a famous speech in May , Hitler struck a surprisingly conciliatory tone, claiming Germany supported disarmament and peace. Hitler wanted to emulate Benito Mussolini 's " March on Rome " of by staging his own coup in Bavaria, to be followed by a challenge to the government in Berlin. Hitler was a vegetarian who did not smoke or drink. Many Germans saw the treaty as an unjust humiliation—they especially objected to Article , which they interpreted as declaring Germany responsible for the war. The plot failed and Hitler took implacable vengeance on the conspirators, watching with satisfaction a film of the grisly executions carried out on his orders. The Aryan race Germanic, fair-skinned, blond hair and blue eyes is, according to him, the master race and culturally superior.

He gave him a copy of his pamphlet My Political Awakening, which contained anti-Semitic, nationalist, anti-capitalistand anti-Marxist ideas. On June 22,Hitler violated the non-aggression pact with Joseph Stalinsending a massive army of German troops into the Soviet Union.

The life of adolf hitler before during and after world war ii

A critical influence on Hitler's thinking during this period was the Aufbau Vereinigung[] a conspiratorial group of White Russian exiles and early National Socialists. Or Did They?


When the year-old Hindenburg died on August 2, military leaders agreed to combine the presidency and chancellorship into one position, meaning Hitler would command all the armed forces of the Reich.

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