In September 1936, as the Nazi Party had been in power since three-and-a-half years, former British PM David Lloyd George, the secret leader of the 1919 Paris Conference and the evil genius of the Versailles diktat, went on a nearly month-long visit to Germany.
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In the eight year of the Versailles order, the League Against Imperialism was founded. This organisation was obviously a reaction to the 🇬🇧-led League of Nations. In the fourth year of the Great War, United States President Woodrow Wilson provided the idea for this League. Though at the Paris conference, British forces mould it for their national...
Fünfzig Millionen Mark kostet in Deutschland das Frühstück.
A detail? While the British and the Empire put itself and the other colonisers, all on the Entente's side, on moral high ground, the facts on the ground told a different story. Here's the case of British Afghanistan 1923, as the Waziri tribesmen of an Afghan village were bombed (Sean Andrew Wempe, The Revenants of the German Empire. Colonial...
Obwohl England dem deutschen Feind einen höheren Anteil der Reparationszahlungen als le Tigre abverlangt, besetzten seine belgischen und französischen Alliierten rechtsrheinische Teile der Weimarer Republik, weil diese in eine problematische Lage der Ablösung geraten war (Georges-Henri Soutou, Peter de Bourgraaf).
"Superior." This is how the reasoning of the British delegates at the Paris Conference qualified the nature of colonial rule by the Entente powers. Winter 1919, the Spanish flu is making millions of casualties in addition to the war dead.