After the war what two nations possessed land that had belonged to Germany?
After which war,the first world war or the second?,and whether or not you speak of either war more than two nations received German land.
1st world war=checkoslovakia,Poland,France receive German land (not to mention the distribution of the German colonies in Africa and the pacific)2nd world war=Poland gets more land,as does the soviet union,German land is occupied by the biritsh,french,Americans and soviets until the dissolution of the soviet union in 1991
The colonists came from Great Britain (mostly from England). The land area of the colonies was used by Native Americans, who had a great sense that they belonged to the land and that they should look after it in harmony with Nature. They might not have understood the concept that the the land 'belonged' to them, in the way that European nations carved up land between them and drew borders on maps.
No. Anything a slave "owned" belonged to his master. However, as a freedman, a ex-slave could own land and other property. No. Anything a slave "owned" belonged to his master. However, as a freedman, a ex-slave could own land and other property. No. Anything a slave "owned" belonged to his master. However, as a freedman, a ex-slave could own land and other property. No. Anything a slave "owned" belonged to his master. However, as a…
There were no nations as we know of those of today. That God said to serparate the sea and the land which He then called earth. It was not unill man began to populate the earth and claim some as his own that nations were formed to give boundries to that which he so claimed. The (nation) of earth belonged to Adam in the beginning.
Germany was divided, after WWII, into two- East and West Germany. The East belonged to the USSR and the West belonged to the allies. Berlin (the capitol of Germany) was also divided. (Of course the West half goes to the allies and east to the USSR) But Berlin was located in the USSR's side of Germany. Later the Soviet Union closed off the airports in their half of Berlin to try and get the allies…
Alsace and Lorraine were returned to France (They were French before 1871) Eupen and Malmedy went to Belgium. North Scheswig went to Denmark. Germany lost land to the recreated Poland, including West Prussia, Posen and part of Upper Silesia (East Prussia separated from the rest of Germany by Polish land) Memel was taken over by the League of Nations and went to Lithuania in 1923. The League of Nations controlled the Saar for 15 years…
The land did not belong to the colonists. They came over here and claimed the land as theirs. If some people came over to your house and started living there without your permission, whose house is it? I believe that the Native Americans believed that they (the Indians) belonged to the land rather then the land belonged to them.
The rise of fascist, totalitarian, militaristic governments led directly to World War II. Each of the Axis powers were seeking territory and resources that belonged to other nations. When the Axis decided they were going to take those resources and land anyway, other nations rose up to defend the weaker countries.