chapter  1
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German Re-armament, 1932-8

GERMAN re-armament constituted one of the main factors in the political life of the world in the period 1933-9 ; moreover, both by its direct effects on the German economy and its indirect effects in setting the pace for re-armament elsewhere, it constituted one of the main economic factors. It is therefore with German re-armament that any study of the world's preparation for the war of 1939-45 can most conveniently begin.