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Bring fact-checked results to the top of your browser search. Conditions were ripe for the development of such a party. Resentment at the loss of the war and the severity of the peace terms added to the economic woes and brought widespread discontent.
Many of these joined the Nazi Party.
Conditions were favourable for the growth of the small party, and Hitler was sufficiently astute to take full advantage of them.
When he joined the party, he found it ineffective, committed to a program of nationalist and socialist ideas but uncertain of its aims and divided in its leadership. He accepted its program but regarded it as a means to an end.
His propaganda and his personal ambition caused friction with the other leaders of the party. Hitler countered their attempts to curb him by threatening resignation, and because the future of the party depended on his power to organize publicity and to acquire funds, his opponents relented.
In July he became their leader with almost unlimited powers. From the first he set out to create a mass movement, whose mystique and power would be sufficient to bind its members in loyalty to him.
The climax of this rapid growth of the Nazi Party in Bavaria came in an attempt to seize power in the Munich Beer Hall Putsch of Novemberwhen Hitler and General Erich Ludendorff tried to take advantage of the prevailing confusion and opposition to the Weimar Republic to force the leaders of the Bavarian government and the local army commander to proclaim a national revolution.
In the melee that resulted, the police and the army fired at the advancing marchers, killing a few of them.
Hitler was injured, and four policemen were killed. Placed on trial for treasonhe characteristically took advantage of the immense publicity afforded to him.
He also drew a vital lesson from the Putsch—that the movement must achieve power by legal means. He was sentenced to prison for five years but served only nine months, and those in relative comfort at Landsberg castle.
Hitler used the time to dictate the first volume of Mein Kampfhis political autobiography as well as a compendium of his multitudinous ideas. Moreover, he believed that the state existed to serve the Volk—a mission that to him the Weimar German Republic betrayed.
All morality and truth were judged by this criterion: Parliamentary democratic government stood doubly condemned.
It assumed the equality of individuals that for Hitler did not exist and supposed that what was in the interests of the Volk could be decided by parliamentary procedures.
It was the rival Weltanschauung, Marxism which for him embraced social democracy as well as communismwith its insistence on internationalism and economic conflict. Beyond Marxism he believed the greatest enemy of all to be the Jewwho was for Hitler the incarnation of evil.
Its final objective must be the removal of the Jews altogether.Dark Lord: The Rise of Darth Vader is a novel set in the non-canonical Star Wars Legends continuity, written by James Luceno, that was published by Del Rey on November 22, Dark Lord takes place in the immediate aftermath of the events in Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith, and focuses on Darth Vader and his rise to power in.
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