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  • 1. Third Reich
    Sara Nead
    Emily Bilger
    Erica Wykoff
  • 2. Third Reich
    • GroßdeutschesReich
    • 3. Das Dritte Reich
    Drittes Reich
    Tausendjähriges Reich
    First Empire or First Reich
    Deutsches Reich
  • 4. Third Reich
    Third Reich is a universal term that describes the Nazi Party in Germay.
    It lasted from January 30, 1933 to May 8, 1945.
    When Nazis started gaining more power, it was the beginning of the Third Reich.
    Totalitarian and Fascist under the control of Adolf Hitler.
    Brought an end to the Weimar Republic.
  • 5. Third Reich
    Synonym for the propaganda, racism, the German economy and political state having no independence from the state
    Terror against the Jews
    Mass support for a leader along with mass murder fro a specific race
    A wanting power and expansion
  • 6. Third Reich
    • Reich translate into “kingdom or realm”
    • 7. First Reich (until 1806) – Holy Roman
    Empireof the German People.
    • Second Reich (1891-1918) – German
    • Third Reich – Empire of Nazis
    • 8. Hitler thought that there would be three
    thousand year kingdoms
    • “Kingdom of the Father, Kingdom of the
    Son, Kingdom of the Holy Spirit
    • Third Reich was supposed to be
    considered the perfect world.
    • Thought that it would last a thousand
  • 9. Third Reich
    Hitler said that for this Reich to be strong it had to have world domination and eliminate all other influences.
    Threats to the Third Reich – Jews, Poles, Slavs, priests, Russians, homosexuals, Communist, and Gypsies.
    Executed 11 million of these people
    Hitler’s Reich lasted only twelve years, but is still considered one of the most powerful political forces in the twentieth century
  • 10. Third Reich
     Law, education, economy, churches, and culture were all targeted by the Third Reich
    Extremely successful in getting support for Germany’s professional (educated and medical professions, legal and law enforcement.
    Made promises to tear up the Treaty of Versilles, restore Germany’s power, get the nation out of depression, get rid of criminals, get rid of communists threats, and have more career opportunities.
  • 11. Third Reich
    Used propaganda to obtain national, economic, and social goals
    Targeted National Socials, non-Nazis, and anti-Nazi
    German’s president, Hindenburg, died and Hitler took the title of the Fuhrer of Germany and had army support.
    Many of the people under Hitler swore an oath of loyatly to him as the Fuhrer (also was Reich Chancellor)
  • 12. Third Reich
    Believed in Großdeutschland, which means “Greater Germany”
    Incorporating all of Germany was a vital step.
    Anti-Communist, anti-Semitism anti-liberalism, and racism were key aspects
    “Jewish-Bolshevistic revolution of subhumans.” – Movement that started the internment and systematic extermination of all people of unfit characteristics.
  • 13. Third Reich
    Totalitarian dictatorship
    Army was separate from the Nazi party.
    This was traditional
    Social policy was to create a perfect race.
    This called fro laws and persecution against people who were not “perfect”
  • 14. Third Reich
    There are a few keys reasons to why no one could stop or interfere with Hitler or his Third Reich:
    The Gastapo and the SS (Security Service) of the Third Reich
    Hitler’s popularity among Germans
    All the support of many Germans for defending the Third Reich
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    "Third Reich - New World Encyclopedia." Info:Main Page - New World Encyclopedia. Web. 25 Mar. 2010. <>.
    "Third Reich." United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Web. 25 Mar. 2010. <>.
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    Third Reich in Ruins. Web. 24 Mar. 2010. <>.
    "Third Reich: Overview." United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Web. 24 Mar. 2010. <>.
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    "Women of the Third Reich." Jewish Virtual Library - Homepage. Web. 24 Mar. 2010. <>.