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Using some of the causes in the list explain how it contributed to Hitler's rise to power.

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3) Using some of the causes in the list explain how it contributed to Hitler's rise to power. The reasons which helped Hitler's rise to power as achieving the chancellorship listed above contrubuted in different ways, and we could even say, that the absence of any of could even avoid his rise to power. Even said that, not all the reasons repercuted in the same magnitude, some were more important of others. Of all of them, the economic depression and the Treaty of Versailles directly or indirectly were the most important. The Treaty of Versailles was an humillation for many Germans, the signature signified the loss of a tenth part of German's territory to their enemy, army was reduced to 100,000 men and they had pay up reparations of �6,600 million. When France came in to benefit the goods of the german soil to pay their reparations, germans started a passive resistance, which made the situation worst, because at the end, the workers needed to be payed somehow so the government though the great idea of printing money. ...read more.

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If we pay attention to the stadistics, the Nazi party was gradually winning votes before the Great Depression, but nothing in comparision from the 800.000 votes in 1928 just before the the economy depression, to the more than 6.5 million votes after it in 1933, which were traduced to 288 seats in the Reichstag, winning by a clear majority. The great depression acted as a catayalyst, speeding eneormously the gain of supporters. This is somehow linked the Treaty of Versailles (the gunpowder). German's people could in one way or in other tolerate the consecuences of the treaty, but when the economic depression came araund, this soap bubble of anger bursted, and the anger consumed them. As shown in graphs, as people got unemployed (the consecuences of the depression), proportionally started to support the Nazi party. This showed that those who were in desesperate situation, were the one who listened the extremist ideas Hitler proposed, so him, as the unique alternative started to gain supporters. The depression litted up the gunpowder let by the Treaty of Versailles. ...read more.

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Is very arguable that Hitler in case neither those two event occured, he would taken a coup d'�tat now that he had the enough power thanks the support of SS, SA army as millions of supporters that he didn't have at the Munich Putsch. This is why i argue that this two events were so important, even though they were essential, soon or later a different short-term event such the one mentioned above would take to the summit of power. Finally, i know certain that the fire that started Hitler's rose to power was the by consecuences left by the Great Depression. Who could that a the mistake of the investors by conentrating too much in the interior economy of their country, at the other side of the world, would lead indirectly to the rose of one of the more cruel dictators in history. Of course, it wasn't the only reason, all the other reasons were important too in greater or smaller degree. But if a thing is clear, is that every reason was essential to rise Hitler the point which he had reach. ...read more.

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