Munich Agreement: Neville Chamberlain of Great Britain, Benito Mussolini of Italy, and Édouard Daladier of France all agree to let Adolf Hitler seize the ethnic German Sudetenland regions of Czechoslovakia.
"Small, but our own", a map of the short lived Second Czechoslovak Republic, after the Munich Agreement.
[Photo] British Prime Minister Chamberlain proclaiming 'peace for our time' before the press at Heston Aerodrome near London, England, United Kingdom, 30 Sep 1938; note the Munich Agreement in his hand
Appeasement: British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain waving Hitler's signature after the Munich Conference that sacrificed Czechoslovakia. It was hoped that after Czechoslovakia was given to Hitler, he would not attack any more lands in Europe.
A Polish and German border guard on a rail bridge near Bohumín, which was annexed by Poland from Czechoslovakia after the completion of the Munich Agreement . October 1938