How Did World War 1 Change

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A big change during World War 1 is the advancement of weapons. Each country fighting worked towards having the best weapons. During this war: chemicals were used against each other along with the airplanes. The Germans “unleashed lethal chemical warfare by using poisonous gas-filled shells” (18) on their enemies, while this tactic only lasted on battle, before the other countries fighting caught on and started “issuing gas masks to soldiers and then the deployment of chemical shells” (18) began being used by parties. This changed the way the war was fought because it was a quick way to cause a painful death. This war was also the first war to start using airplanes, at first only as “surveillance” because at the beginning of the war “airplanes
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