Why was Hitler able to dominate Germany by 1933?

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Why was Hitler able to dominate Germany by 1933? (15 marks)
Hitler became chancellor in 1933, after being voted ‘democratically’. Hitler was able to obtain this position by using a number of methods to fabricate himself as a man who would solve all of Germany’s problems, when in reality he was a power hungry, fascist dictator.
Hitler’s ability to rise up as a dictator and take control of Germany can be linked back to long term causes. These long term causes allowed Hitler certain advantages which he would then go on to exploit and manipulate such as The Treaty of Versailles. The Treaty of Versailles would contribute to Hitler’s plan to rule. The Treaty had left Germany as an economy and country as a whole undoubtedly weak and vulnerable. Not only had it affected the economy and country, it had also affected the people of Germany. The Germans were furious with the terms and conditions of the Treaty, they particularly resented the guilt clause that they were made to sign which stated that the war was Germanys fault. The Germans felt defeated and without hope. Hitler preyed on the opinions of hatred for the Treaty of Versailles and manipulated this to his advantage. He was able to increase German support for the Nazi party, by including in his foreign policy the proposal to get rid of the Treaty of Versailles. This meant Hitler was able to succeed in turning the Germans bitterness for the Treaty into more votes for the Nazi party, propelling Hitler’s popularity. After the Treaty of Versailles more people were open to the idea of having a stronger government. Many were more compelled to look to parties with more radical views, such as Hitler and the Nazi party in order to get rid of the Treaty of Versailles, which so many had loathed.
Hitler’s personality and orator skills had a large part to play in the success of his political climb to dictatorship. Hitler was a strong willed and determined man. He was able to distort and mould people’s views and values

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