Aims of the 'Big Three' at Versailles

The state of Europe at the end of the First World War and the Paris Peace negotiations.

Attitudes of the British aristocracy towards Hitler and Germany

Attitudes of the British aristocracy to the leadership and progress in Germany.

British foreign policy and the Spanish Civil War

What challenges did the Spanish Civil War pose for Britain?

Chamberlain and the Munich Conference

Hitler's demands for the Sudetenland led to the Munich Conference in 1938.

Chamberlain's attempts to keep the peace through appeasement

An examination of Chamberlain's motivation for appeasement and Hitler's response.

Contents of the Treaty of Versailles

The main clauses of the Treaty of Versailles are outlined.

Did Hitler always want war?

Did Hitler want war from the start or did he want revenge for Versailles?

Girls and boys in Nazi Germany

A brief review of the contrasting experiences of girls and boys in Nazi Germany, 1933-1939

Guernica and Franco's victory

The German bombing of Guernica gave military planners the tactics of aerial bombing.

Hitler's reoccupation of the Rhineland

The German reoccupation of the Rhineland and its background.