It forced them to admit responsibility for causing the war and imposed stringent demilitarization in addition to territorial changes and financial reparations.
During the inter-war period, the Weimar Republic experienced an alarming degree of hyperinflation which led to Germany defaulting on its reparation payments.
Consequently, French and Belgian troops occupied the Ruhr seizing valuable industrial assets.
The German people saw him as the only leader who was capable of restoring Germany to glory.
But the world recognized him for what he was, the Incarnation of Evil.
The climate of resentment and outrage was fertile ground for Hitler and the Nazi Party to wield its ideology. Hitler's book "Mein Kampf" published in 1925 was a veritable blueprint of theories and ideologies that would later become instrumental in the policies of the Third Reich.
This treatise on propaganda was permeated with Hitlers perverse vision of the world and of humanity, and amounted to nothing more than a jumble of logical fallacies.Government agencies held competitions for artists to submit designs that it could choose from.By the time he rose to power in 1933 Adolf Hitler was made into the very personification of a "saviour" and mesmerized millions of Germans who worshiped him as an idol.In the Book of John, Chapter , Jesus said, The origin of one was totalitarian and the other Divine, but both statements were an affirmation of absolute unity, calling for the total sacrifice and subordination of the individual to an established doctrine.This is an NSDAP (Nazi Party) poster which was circulated in Germany circa 1924.Britain recreated the World War I Ministry of Information for the duration of World War II to generate propaganda to influence the population towards support for the war effort.A wide range of media was employed aimed at local and overseas audiences.It depicted an eagle as having broken free from its chains and the symbol of the rising swastika on the horizon as the harbinger of a new dawn.It was a Nazi promise that under the yoke of Hitler, Germany would be liberated from the bondage that was the Treaty of Versailles.Just like all the despots who came before, and after him, Hitler understood the means with which to conquer the soul of the German people, and to defeat his enemies.Simplicity and generalizations were the order of the day, as provided by the following quotation."The people in their overwhelming majority are so feminine by nature and attitude that sober reasoning determine their thoughts and actions far less than emotion and feeling.