This clip deals with the land settlement in the Treaty of Versailles, including Alsace-Lorraine, the Saar, demilitarisation of the Rhineland and the creation of eight new countries in the East with democratic governments, but leaving Poland and Czechoslovakia with German speaking minorities. The reduction in Germany's army and navy and abolition of German air force, war guilt clause, reparations, removal of colonies and the creation of the League of Nations are also covered.

First broadcast:
26 January 2012

To help visualise the changes that went on in this re-structure of Europe, students could create an animation or storyboard using maps, text, photos or found objects. Debate the differences between the ideal aims of the Treaty, and the actual practicalities it presented.