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September 1919

Hitler joins the German workers party.

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February 1920

1-The DAP is renamed to the national socialist German workers party (NSDAP)-known as nazis.

2-the nazis publish their 25 point programme.

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July 1921

Hitler becomes the leader of the Nazi party.

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November 1921

The SA (also know as brownshirts or stormtroopers) are set up as the nazis armed militia.

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November 1923

The Munich putsch-The Nazis attempt to overthrow the Bavarian government. They fail. 16 nazis killed and Hitler is arrested.

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February 1924

Hitler imprisoned in Lansberg. He serves 10 months.

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December 1924

Hitler releases ‘mein kampf’ and is released from prison.

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May 1928

The Nazis gain 12 seats in the Reichstag elections.

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October 1929

The Wall Street crash leads to the Great Depression.

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September 1930

Unemployment reaches 3m. The Nazis gain 106 seats in the Reichstag elections.

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April 1932

Hitler runner-up in president election. 13.4m votes.

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July 1932

Unemployment reaches 6m. Nazis gain 230 seats in the Reichstag elections.

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30th January 1933

Hitler is appointed chancellor of Germany.

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Anton drexler

The founder of DAP.

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Joseph Goebbels

Head of Nazis propaganda.

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Ernst Rohm

The leader of SA.

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Paul Von Hidenburg

The president of Germany 1926-34.

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Kurt Von Schleicher

Chancellor of Germany June-November 1932.

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Anti-semitism

Hatred and persecution of jews.

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Communism

Knows as the KPD. Ideology violently opposed to the Nazis promising to destroy the party if they came to power.

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Fuhrerprinzip

Idea that Germany and Nazi party should have only leader to be obeyed by all.

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General election

People vote for those they want to represent them in the Reichstag.

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Great Depression

A large economic slump in 1930s which led to high levels of unemployment.

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Manifesto

A public declaration of a party’s political promises.

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Mein kampf

The book written by Hitler whilst in prison setting out his vision for Germany and personal beliefs.

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Propaganda

Misleading information spread with the intention of promoting a cause of belief.

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Putsch

An attempt to takeover of a government.

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Reich

German word ‘empire’.

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Reichstag

The German parliament.

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SA

Strumabteiling-the parliament of the nazi party known as storms troopers.

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SS

Schutzstaffel- Nazi paramilitary which acted as hitler’s personal bodyguards.

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Swastika

Emblem of the Nazi party.

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Third Reich

Nazi name for Germany under hitler’s rule. Means third empire.

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Wall Street crash

The panicked selling of more than 16 million shares in October 1929. Causes the Great Depression.