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Why is Neville Chamberlain important?
Last Updated: 10th April, 2020
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Similarly, it is asked, what did Neville Chamberlain die of?
why did Neville Chamberlain follow a policy of appeasement? NEVILLE CHAMBERLAIN Instituted in the hope of avoiding war, appeasement was the name given to Britain's policy in the 1930s of allowing Hitler to expand German territory unchecked. Most closely associated with British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, it is now widely discredited as a policy of weakness.
Correspondingly, why was Neville Chamberlain replaced by Winston Churchill?
Winston Churchill, First Lord of the Admiralty, is called to replace Neville Chamberlain as British prime minister following the latter's resignation after losing a confidence vote in the House of Commons. He formed an all-party coalition and quickly won the popular support of Britons.
What was Neville Chamberlain thinking about appeasement?
Neville Chamberlain was the British prime minister who believed in appeasement. In 1938, Germans living in the border areas of Czechoslovakia (the Sudetenland) started to demand a union with Hitler's Germany. The Czechs refused and Hitler threatened war.