Crowds at a rally in Nuremberg, Germany, salute their leader, Adolf Hitler.
Hitler took advantage of people's fear and bitterness against the government.
Mussolini and Hitler were totalitarian leaders who shared a similar set of beliefs.
In 1935 Mussolini's army conquered the African nation of Ethiopia.
In the late 1920s, Joseph Stalin rose to power as the Communist leader of the Soviet Union.
In the late 1920s, Joseph Stalin rose to power as the communist leader of the Soviet Union.
In March 1936, Adolf Hitler order troops into Germany's Rhineland.