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  • The World War I Is War

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    World War I is war famous for European nations fighting against themselves. It began to take shape when countries like France and Germany beginning to form their own allies. It all started with the powerful Austria-Hungary wanted to have Serbia as part of their own empire. However a group of Serbian nationalists known as Black Hands dislike the idea. So they wanted to send a message to the Austria-Hungary government by killing Archduke Franz Ferdinand. Gavrilo Princip, member of the Black Hands,

  • World War I : The Cause Of World War I

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    World War I injured or killed around 40 million soldiers and civilians (Mougel). It is crucial to assess who was the most responsible for starting this war in order to keep something similar from happening again. A common mistake is for individuals to view the assassination of Austria-Hungary’s archduke as the cause of World War I. Although this encouraged Austria-Hungary to wage war on Serbia, this was not a war between two countries. The start of World War I involved a complex series of steps to

  • World War I And The Great War

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    Annie Poll Period 3 AP European History Free-Response Essay 31 March, 2016 World War I is often called “The Great War”. This was because it was the first war to affect such a large geographical area and involve so many countries. These countries’ governments had complicated relationships with each other and even the people who they governed. This war was largely unavoidable because of these complicated relationships and diplomacies. The first example of these relationships were the ones

  • The Great War Of World War I

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    Even though ‘The Great War’ ended over 100 years ago, people are still arguing about how it all started. Beginning in 1914, and involving over 30 countries, World War One was the first major war to impact the world. Russia, Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Serbia could all be considered factors that helped rise World War One. Before the war, countries faced many internal and external conflicts, leading to rising tensions and concern across Europe, and later the world. Out of the many nations who participated

  • World War I And The Great War

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    World War One has been constantly referred to as a watershed point in the history of the Western world. Argue this position by drawing on examples from political, economic and cultural spheres. World War I, also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. More than 9 million soldiers and 7 million civilians died as a result of the war.It was one of the deadliest conflicts in history, paving the

  • World War I And The Great War

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    World War I, also known as the First World War, or the Great War, was a global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. More than 70 million military personnel, including 60 million Europeans, were mobilised in one of the largest wars in history. Over 9 million combatants and 7 million civilians died as a result of the war, a casualty rate exacerbated by the belligerents ' technological and industrial sophistication, and the tactical stalemate caused by

  • World War I And The Great War

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    Whenever you come across World War I, don’t you ever deeply think about how it all started? Who would have known that just 2 pulls of a trigger could have triggered a demoralizing World War? World War I, also known as “The Great War,” was a war that primarily took place in Europe. It officially started on the 28th of July in 1914 and it unexpectedly lasted until the 11th of November in 1918 (about 4 years). The most predominant countries that fought in this war include Great Britain, France, Russia

  • World War I : The War That Ended All Wars

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    World War I Tristan Mahler Mrs. Charf U.S. History December 1 2014 Why World War I World War I known as the war that ended all wars. The war took place between 1914 and 1918. World war one was inevitable, the whole world was at each other’s throats. Most countries were brought into the war because of the alliances they had with each other. World War 1 happened for many reasons but its main causes were Germany beginning militarism, nationalism, countries being drawn into war by their alliances

  • World War I And Great War

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    World war one was one the biggest wars in recorded history. It lasted from 1914-1918 and was a brutal conflict in Canadian history. More than 60,000 Canadians died in this war. When the First World War began in the year of 1914, some believe that it would last for a long time. Many young individuals in Canada and others saw this war as a privilege to travel, adventure, and great beauty. Some individuals were afraid that the conflict would be over before they could get into the battle. Many people

  • The World War I Was A Global War

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    World war one was not only called the Great War but was considered a global war. During the war there had been many conflicts between European countries that contributed to the start of the war and industrial advancement. Not only was there rivalries, but alliances were formed as well. And the growth of nationalism had yet another serious result, as well as the growth armies that were expanding, increasing existing tensions in Europe and the assassination of the archduke which all helped fuel the

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