Treaty of Versailles

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Noun1.Treaty of Versailles - the treaty imposed on Germany by the Allied powers in 1920 after the end of World War I which demanded exorbitant reparations from the GermansTreaty of Versailles - the treaty imposed on Germany by the Allied powers in 1920 after the end of World War I which demanded exorbitant reparations from the Germans
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Even Hitler was able to seize power partly because of circumstances traceable through the preceding decades, including the Peace of Versailles.
In 1922 three years after the Peace of Versailles, Sir Ian Hamilton, Kitchener's chief staff officer, painted a prophetically apocalyptic picture of the havoc created by the misguided peacemakers.