Speer's designs also included the Olympics which gained recognition for Germany internationally, and provided them with further confirmation of their racial theory being that Aryans such as themselves were the master race.
Speer was named General Building Inspector and in 1937 was handed a major task in which may have been his 'most ambitious architectural project of his career' which was to build 'Germania', the capital of the new Reich that was previously known as Berlin which was to be built with stone to support an image of the 'thousand year reich,' this was also used for propaganda purposes by the means of an impressive extent and in an approach that would endure a thousand years, thus solidifying Nazi ideology in the process. The buildings were meant to uphold the new community spirit of Germany and be a living display of the extent to German's of their racial community. Speer nevertheless went over
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