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The rule of Stalin in the 1930s
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A speech from Stalin and Bukharin's show trial.
The state of the British Armed Forces after WW1
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A look at the reasons behind Britain's limited military power after the First World War.
The story of an American living in pre-war Germany
Duration: 03.14Clip duration: 03.14
Norah Waln describes her positive first impressions of Nazi Germany before the war.
The terror experienced by ordinary people living in Nazi Germany
Duration: 04.42Clip duration: 04.42
Negative reporting of the Nazis and suppression of opposition was censored by the media.
Was appeasement a cowardly policy?
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Arguments in favour of appeasement and Britain's circumstances in the 1930s are reviewed.
Was Hitler always planning to go to war?
Duration: 03.20Clip duration: 03.20
A look at Hitler's words in Mein Kampf and his actions in the 20s and 30s.
Weaknesses in the foundation and structure of the League of Nations
Duration: 02.50Clip duration: 02.50
Overview of the League of Nations from its foundation to its discrediting.
What was classed as opposition in Nazi Germany?
Duration: 03.34Clip duration: 03.34
Under Nazi rule, innocent comments could lead to arrest and removal for 're-education'.
What was the appeal of the Nazis?
Duration: 03.42Clip duration: 03.42
The appeal of the Nazis through the eyes of Fritz Muehlebach, a working class Brownshirt.
What was the impact of the Depression on Germany?
Duration: 04.52Clip duration: 04.52
The impact of the Depression on the 'Golden Twenties' of the Weimar Republic.