scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 339
In my opinion the war was going to happen anyway and appeasement did not make it any more likely than either the weakness of the League of Nations or Hitlers desire to be a world dominator Appeasement did mean however that the war took place on a much larger scale than it would have if something had been done earlier One example of this occurred in September 1938 when Neville Chamberlain the British Prime Minister returned to Britain from the Munich Conference At the airport he held up a piece of paper which he and Adolf Hitler had signed and claimed that it was Peace in our time Chamberlain realised that war was unavoidable and so set about putting it off for as long as possible He knew that Britain was unprepared for war and would need time to build up its defences The weakness of the League of Nations was also a major factor in the start of the war The league was a good idea but it depended on every nation obeying the covenant the rules of the league and the fact that the League had no way of organising an army of its own meant dictators in the 1930s walked all over it Because nobody took it seriously Hitler was free to do what he liked Hitler marched his armies straight into Western Czechoslovakia The league was powerless to stop him and countries turned a blind eye because they didnt want to be drawn into any conflicts Hitlers desire to be a world dominator was what finally brought Britain into the war In April 1939 Britain promised to defend Poland if a foreign country attacked it When Germany invaded Poland in September 1939 Britain had little choice but to declare war on Germany I conclude that the both weakness of the League of Nations and Hitlers desire to be a world dominator both played an equal role in the start of the
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA