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Nazi soviet pact Nazi soviet pact Presentation Transcript

  • THE NAZI-SOVIET PACT
  • THE NAZI-SOVIET PACT STRANGE BEDFELLOWS....
  • NAZI-SOVIET PACT - 1939
  • NAZI-SOVIET PACT - 1939 Hitler didn’t take French and British support of Poland very seriously
  • NAZI-SOVIET PACT - 1939 Hitler didn’t take French and British support of Poland very seriously Precedent of Anschluss & Sudetenland
  • NAZI-SOVIET PACT - 1939 Hitler didn’t take French and British support of Poland very seriously Precedent of Anschluss & Sudetenland Hitler recognized that Poland was really only an issue for the USSR
  • NAZI-SOVIET PACT - 1939 Hitler didn’t take French and British support of Poland very seriously Precedent of Anschluss & Sudetenland Hitler recognized that Poland was really only an issue for the USSR Negotiated a pact with the USSR - Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact
  • THE MOLOTOV-RIBBENTROP PACT
  • THE MOLOTOV-RIBBENTROP PACT Germany prepared to invade Poland while negotiating
  • THE MOLOTOV-RIBBENTROP PACT Germany prepared to invade Poland while negotiating Signed a non-aggression pact w/ secret agreement to divide Poland b/w them.
  • THE MOLOTOV-RIBBENTROP PACT Germany prepared to invade Poland while negotiating Signed a non-aggression pact w/ secret agreement to divide Poland b/w them. Pact gives Stalin time to prepare for war.
  • “We secured peace for our country for one and a half years, as well as an opportunity of preparing our forces for the defense if Fascist Germany risked attacking our country. This was a definite gain for Russia and a loss for Fascist Germany.”
  • “We secured peace for our country for one and a half years, as well as an opportunity of preparing our forces for the defense if Fascist Germany risked attacking our country. This was a definite gain for Russia and a loss for Fascist Germany.” Joseph Stalin in 1941 Quoted in International Relations
  • THE PACT AS A CAUSE OF WWII
  • THE PACT AS A CAUSE OF WWII What were the aims of Germany & the USSR in signing the pact?
  • THE PACT AS A CAUSE OF WWII What were the aims of Germany & the USSR in signing the pact? Do you think the pact came as a shock to the Western Powers?
  • THE PACT AS A CAUSE OF WWII What were the aims of Germany & the USSR in signing the pact? Do you think the pact came as a shock to the Western Powers? How could the pact be considered a cause of WWII? (think about the balance of power in Europe)
  • NAZI- SOVIET PACT SOURCE
  • NAZI- SOVIET PACT SOURCE
  • NAZI- SOVIET PACT SOURCE How far was the Nazi- Soviet pact to blame for for causing the war in Europe?
  • SOURCE Rea, Tony & John Wright. International Relations 1914-1995. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997.