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France Invaded Germany Between WWI and WWII

A treaty enforcement action

French troops march through a German town (Bundesarchiv, Bild 102–09896 / CC-BY-SA 3.0)

The end of World War I was a joyous occasion for nearly everyone. The war had exacted a terrible cost in lives and infrastructure around the world and the peace prompted a global sigh of relief. Germany, however, soon learned that peace was not enough for the victorious powers, they wanted vengeance and loot.




Exploring History is a publication about history. Instead of focusing on any particular time period of history, we explore anything about the past that helps our readers understand the world they live in today. We pay special attention to historiographical rigor and balance.

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