Artist Recreates The History Of Nazi Germany In LEGO Timeline
If you feel like you need to brush up on your history of Nazi Germany or you’re simply interested in how it might have looked in the world of LEGO, this series has you covered. LEGO buff Fithboy spent his January going through the history of the Third Reich with his beloved LEGO figurines, setting and photographing some of the most important scenes from this terrible and tumultuous historic period.
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Adolf Hitler is appointed Chancellor of Germany.
40,000 SA and SS men are sworn in as auxiliary police.
The Reichstag building is burned, probably by the Nazis.
Emergency Powers are given to Hitler.
The Nazis open the first concentration camp.
Nazis define Jews as non-Aryan and boycott Jewish owned business.
Jewish books are burned in Berlin and other German cities.
Jews lose almost almost all rights and are opressed by the Nuremberg Laws.
Kristallnacht; Night of the Broken Glass, riots that destroy Jewish shops and business. German police overlook it.
Germany invades Poland. WWII has begun in Europe.
Stalin’s Russian troops invade Eastern Poland. He and Hitler plan to split the land between them when the country is occupied.
Auschwitz is opened. Jews from around Europe will be killed here in their millions over the next few years.
D-Day. Allied troops land in Normandy.
As the Allied forces push through Germany they liberate concentration camps.
Hitler commits suicide.
My desk after going through WWII.