The first month of combat consisted of bold attacks and rapid troop movements on both fronts in the west, germany attacked first belgium and then france in the east, russia attacked both germany and austria-hungary in the south, austria-hungary attacked serbia following the battle of the marne (september 5 –9, 1914. This statement points to a key dissonance in germany after 1918: while the demobilization of the imperial military and the economic reintegration of returning soldiers took place at unexpected speed, cultural demobilization faced favorable, as well as adverse circumstances and eventually failed this essay. During world war i, the german empire was one of the central powers that lost the war it began participation in the conflict after the declaration of war against serbia by its ally, austria-hungary german forces fought the allies on both the eastern and western fronts, although german territory itself remained relatively safe. Summary the germans hated the treaty of versailles because they had not been allowed to take part in the conference they thought they had been tricked and betrayed, and they hated the treaty the germans hated clause 231 (which blamed germany for causing the war), because it was the excuse for all the harsh. There was no assumption that they would place themselves in the french line of battle to impede the german advance through belgium after the entente cordial the discussions between britain and france, resulted in britain committing to stand by france we have to consider that this was only forthcoming in 1912 and the. Although hitler is often seen as the face of fascism, he was actually the leader of the german socialist party, better known as the nazi party it is italy's after the axis powers lost the second world war, many fascist groups disassembled and in some places it was banned although there have been groups of neo-fascists.
The end of wwi left many nations unhappy the germans were humiliated and lost territory and had war payments the winning countries such as japan. One thing that germany had yet to anticipate was the russia mobilisation, which was right after the austria's declaration of war, on the 29th of july this consequently led to the german's activation of the schlieffen plan which aims were to crush france on the western front in one blow with a lightning fast advance and then. During the war, millions more had fled their homes or been forcibly moved to work in germany or japan or, in the case of the soviet union, because stalin feared that they might be traitors now, in 1945, another new word appeared, the dp, or displaced person there were millions of them, some.
The allies' determination to extract reparations from germany hindered the nation's recovery after world war i. The presence of the desire to punish germany was evident from the start of the process in drafting the treaty of versailles on one hand, president wilson actually sought to create a set of terms which was more benevolent to germany yet, in order to secure the support of britain and france, there had to be more of a.
Why germany was so discontented with the treaty of versailles 2494 words - 10 pages why germany was so discontented with the treaty of versailles after the wwi, germany had trouble accepting the unexpected defeat and was anxiously awaiting a peace treaty it wasn't until 1919 that finally the treaty of versailles. “the hardships caused by the inflation of the 1920's contributed to the political unrest of germany after wwi” after the war, germany became a republic (called the weimar republic) the weimar republic had many problems from the very beginning “many germans despised it (the republic) because its representatives. This sentiment strengthened as war between the german-led central powers and the allied nations of france, great britain, and russia ground to a stalemate and the they were the first american regiment to reach the rhine river in germany following the armistice and returned to the united states national heroes.
Wwi led to crisis in more then just germany italy and russia, which was soon to be part of the soviet union, were also in chaos after wwi, and there were many other countries too the war dragged the economy of italy very far down, which can lead to choas in any country in russias case, not only was their economy bad,. Sudeten germans make their way to the railway station in liberec, in former czechoslovakia, to be transferred to germany in this july, 1946 photo after the end of the war, millions of german nationals and ethnic germans were forcibly expelled from both territory germany had annexed, and formerly. Within europe and within germany this chapter analyses the e ects of these shocks on industry location, sectoral concentration and regional spe- cialisation patterns against the backdrop of political changes, increasing urbanisation, sectoral change and technological progress, german division after wwi and after wwii,.