to many of the city's tallest structures. "What are the latest plans for 225 Marsh Wall near Canary Wharf?". The number of women in paid employment only increased by 271,000 (1.8 percent) from 1939 to 1944. In addition to eliminating Jews, the Nazis planned to reduce the population of the conquered territories by 30 million people through starvation in an action called the Hunger Plan. Geschichte der deutschen Bevolkerung seit 1815 (in German). Severe setbacks to the German economy began after World War I ended, partly because of reparations payments required under the 1919 Treaty of Versailles. Wood Wharf F1 184 / 604 Wood Wharf Application 19 December 2013. As head of state, Hitler became Supreme Commander of the armed forces. Vauxhall Cross Tower 1 140 / 462 41 Residential Vauxhall / Nine Elms 262 On hold. Racism, especially antisemitism, was a central feature of the regime. Political courts called Sondergerichte sentenced some 12,000 members of the German resistance to death, and civil courts sentenced an additional 40,000 Germans. Auschwitz: A New History. Archived from the original (PDF) on Retrieved Biddiscombe, Perry (2001).