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The following were all equally important reasons why there was a WW2 in 1939

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The following were all equally important reasons why there was a world war two in 1939 Hitler?s aggressive foreign policy evoked the series of actions which caused world war two in 1939. The foreign policy de-stabilised European security and boarders established by the Treaty of Versailles. This was one of the aims of Hitler; to break all rules inforced by the Treaty of Versailles which was passionately hated by most Germans and especially Hitler. These acts of aggression towards Britain and France forced Europe to defend its-self and consequently prepare for possible conflict, thus creating war. Hitler also had the intention to invade Czechoslovakia and form an Anschluss with Austria. This caused war due to the fact that Hitler deceived Chamberlin as he said he wouldn?t invade anymore of Czechoslovakia as he has already gained the Sudetenland. After Hitler had invaded Czechoslovakia with no retaliation from Czech military, Britain finally uncovered Hitler?s ambitions and no longer trusted him, there-by warning him that if he invaded Poland then Britain would declare war upon Germany. ...read more.

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Also soon the idea of collective security was all but dead leading to great powers to return to traditional diplomacy and forming new alliances and agreements, for example the Munich agreement and Nazi-soviet pact. The league was weak and allowed dictators like Hitler to do whatever they pleased, for example invade Poland. If the league had still been powerful and able to protect Poland then Germany possibly wouldn?t have invaded and so doing this provoked Britain and France to declare war, therefore starting war. Therefore the war which started September 1939 was due to the failure of the league as there was not a strong enough power to protect Poland stop Hitler. Equally Hitler?s policy of appeasement was a reason why World War 2 started. The appeasement gave hitler confidence to be more forward and aggressive with his aims to achieve a ?grossen deutschen land? and completely wipe out communism. ...read more.

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This pact allowed Germany to invade Poland thus creating war, as Hitler had disobeyed Britain and France. Therefore Hitler?s confident in his policy of appeasement was an equal reason for the cause of WW2. In conclusion all three of these reasons are connected to one another there by making them all equal reasons why WW2 happened. With-out one of them the war probably wouldn?t have happened as they all lead to when the Germans invaded Poland. Firstly if Hitler hadn?t had been so aggressive, he most likely wouldn?t have invaded Poland and Britain wouldn?t have declared war. Secondly the failures of the league lead to there being no protector for Poland, thus making the invasion easy for Hitler, therefore causing war. And thirdly if appeasement hadn?t of been so successful Hitler wouldn?t of been as confident, leading him to make the Nazi-soviet pact which gave him power and strength to invade Poland, which evidently was the penultimate cause for WW2. Therefore all three reasons were equally important to why there was a WW2 in 1939. ...read more.

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