The secrets of Hitler’s Houses / from the scenes of suicide to assassination

Hitler sought Lebensraum ("living space") for the German people in Eastern Europe, and his aggressive foreign policy is considered the primary cause of World War II in Europe. He directed large-scale rearmament and, on 1 September 1939, invaded Poland, resulting in Britain and France declaring war on Germany. In June 1941, Hitler ordered an invasion of the Soviet Union. By the end of 1941, German forces and the European Axis powersoccupied most of Europe and North Africa. In December 1941, he declared war on the United States, bringing them directly into the conflict