Hitler’s rise to power before World War II was due to his anger at Germany’s defeat in World War I and the punishment Germany received from Britain and France. He also directed his anger at Jews and communists he believed contributed to that defeat. He blamed them for the loss of World War I, which he thought was a Jewish conspiracy (Jews in Nazi Germany pg. 1). He also believed that the Treaty of Versailles was a Jewish conspiracy designed to take down the country of Germany (Jews in Nazi Germany pg. 1) as well as the hyperinflation of 1923, which he believed to be an international conspiracy by the Jewish people (Jews in Nazi Germany pg. 2). On January 30, 1933, Adolf Hitler became Chancellor of Germany (The History Place: Holocaust Timeline pg. 1). This was the rise to power that he needed to carry out his campaign of evil against the Jewish people. After his rise to power, Hitler branded the Jews as
sub-humans, also known as, “Untermen...
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...is theory is the reason why it is to important for people around the world to remember what happened during the Holocaust to the Jewish people. The start of the Holocaust was a gradual process and the years during the Holocaust were indescribable. No Jew involved knew if there was ever going to be an end to their torture.
As stated earlier, this was the most horrible tale of genocide in history. Everyone should pray that it never happens again.
Gilbert, Martin. The Second World War: New York: H. Holt, 1989. Print.
History Learning Site. Web. 30 Nov. 2011.
The History Place. Web. 30 Nov. 2011.
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Web. 30 Nov. 2011.
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