In the United States, the War Department, by the fall of 1915, began to show an interest in providing troops with protection against gas and assigned responsibility for the design and development of respirators to [...]
The future of these Habsburg domains, assembled over the centuries by marriage, purchase and conquest, was the subject of endless coffee-table speculation, but the subsequent demise of the monarchy should not necessarily encourage the notion [...]
In relation to the causes of the WWI, these can considered as pertinent specifically on the basis that the reasons can be related to the type of society that is present during the said era.
Military leadership is the process of influencing others to accomplish the mission by providing purpose, direction, and motivation and the basic responsibilities of a leader are the accomplishments of the mission and the welfare of [...]
The aim of the present work is to view the life of an ordinary soldier of the First World War, how it is viewed in the literature of the beginning of the 20th century.
The was sparked by the assassination of the Heir to the Austrian throne, Franz Ferdinand by a Serbian nationalist, Gavrilo Princip on June 28th, 1914.
The choice of Verdun as the center of interest by the Germans was not very effective because the French men lost faith in the fortresses and the need to defend them.
Tracing the similarities between the Holocaust and the Armenian Genocide is important to the discussion of Maus as a literary piece.
For example, the impact of the war in literature is reflected through a method that authors choose to portray the events.
During this period, many footballers and athletes were tempted or encouraged to join the militaries of their respective countries and become part of the ongoing war.
That is why Germany has a massive responsibility for World War I, and it is precisely thanks to the policy of intimidation, espionage, deception, and tyranny that post-war Germany inspired fear and anxiety for the [...]
Some of the events that influenced the eruption of World War I include the Franco-Prussian war, the Moroccan crisis, the Balkan wars, and the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand from Austria.
If the authors of the required readings gathered for a discussion of the First World War and Vimy Ridge, they would be likely to agree and disagree with one another on some points.
The source concludes that the provisions of the treaty were unfavorable to the government and the people of Germany, something that forced the country's leaders to respond with militarization of the state.
In 1930, Hitler's ambitions and the rise of Nazism was boosted by president's declaration that the state was to be ruled autocratically.
Social bonds were broken by the war due to the loss of life during the war. Benito Mussolini and Hitler, on the other hand, it did not bring peace, but it resulted in another war [...]
There was a heated debate in the American society concerning the county's involvement in the Great War, and President Wilson was heavily criticized not only for the fact of entering the war but also for [...]
However, the punishment was too harsh for Germany because apart from compensation payments, the punishment included the withdrawal of German colonies and some of its territories as well as reduction of the size of the [...]
In this case, American citizens went from industry workers and soldiers during the World War I to the explorers, who discover different forms of entertainment in the 1920s because of stabilization of the politics in [...]
To this end, the Commission on the Responsibility of the Authors of the War and the Enforcement of Penalties met in Paris in 1919. It is impossible to name a single reason for the initiation [...]
Some believe that it was the aggressive foreign policy adopted by Germany in the years preceding 1914 that led to the outbreak of the world war. Italy too was bound to help Germany and Austria [...]
Many researchers consider the assassination of the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, Archduke Franz Ferdinand, in June 1914 in Sarajevo to be the reason for the start of World War I.
Despite the superiority of the Allied forces in the war, a sequence of events occasioned by systemic failures and missed opportunities led to the premature withdrawal of the invading armies on 9 January 1916, thus, [...]
Moreover, one of the key characteristics of the beginning of the twentieth century is the appearance of the nationalistic implications in the social environment.
Versailles Treaty is the most significant agreement of the early twentieth century, designed the results of the World War I and established the first international organization, the League of Nations, founded to prevent major conflicts [...]
Thus, Fischer insisted on the acceptance of the revolution as a means of warfare and the aim of Germany in the First World War.
It is important to say that lower classes had to deal with the biggest number of issues, and they have suffered the most.
Touching the issue of the world wars, it is necessary to analyze the WW I in order to see the background of this phenomenon.
The U.S.did not participate in the war at first, but events such as the sinking of Lusitania, the publishing of the Zimmerman Note, and the Russian Revolution convinced the American authorities to cause the U.S.to [...]
Irrespective of when the phrase is used, the balance of power will always refer to the conditions of the balance of the policies of establishing balance.
The battle for the village of Pozieres was one of the deadliest and most remarkable for the Australian troops which took part in the First World War.
In this paper, we are going to discuss how the World War I affected live of people and what was the life of soldiers and civilians serving and living on the frontlines.
As a matter of fact, the events of the late spring and summer of 1914 went down in the history books as some of the major issues that would contribute to the First World War.
Not only did the war encouraged people to join their forces in order to fight the enemy, but also affected their perception of the state's key political processes raising political engagement rates among population, WWI [...]
This is one of the drawbacks that should not be overlooked. This is one of the details that should be identified.
The paper will demonstrate that the First World War was a total war since it bore most the hallmark characteristics of the total war including unlimited warfare, prioritization of armament efforts, involvement of the civilian [...]
As stated earlier, the main reason for the launch of the plaque was to show gratitude to the family of the soldiers who died while in the line of duty.
The "interception of the German arms shipment by the Royal Navy" led to the quick suppression of the Eastern uprising and execution of key leaders of the Irish Republicans.
A common assessment of the Battle of Pozieres is that the Australians were facing a formidable enemy in the form of the Germans.
The authors relate the escalation of violence in the 1914 to 1918 to conduct of civilians and prisoners. Audoin Rouzeau and Becker indicate that religion was critical in shaping the ideals of the war through [...]
The Greater War changed the structure of the western world in different ways as the political landscape and order took a new direction.
One of the most prominent lessons for humanity from the war was that war always wins. The Great War also clearly brought out the irony of war.
When the Storm of Steel was published, it became a favorite in Germany since it adored the greatness of war and the huge sacrifices made by the Germany warriors to end the war victoriously.
Based on the account of Horne and the opinions presented in this paper, it can be stated that the entire battle of Verdun was complete was of human life and shows how nationalism and pride [...]
This later led to the entry of countries allied to Serbia into the war so as to protect their partners. In conclusion, the First World War led to the loss of many lives.
World War I saw the application of several new technologies to the battlefield, the most important being that of the internal combustion engine, which permitted the development of the first successful mechanized armored fighting vehicles1.
The aim of the involvement of the Canadian Corps was to dominate the land that was held high by the Germany, which was on an escarpment that was located at the Northern part of the [...]
The paper further gives an in-depth analysis of how the Germans waged war against the European countries and the circumstances that forced the United States to abandon its neutrality to take part in the Great [...]
This was particularly reinforced by the signing of treaties and the formation of alliances Militarism The causes of the war dates as far back as before 1914 and tension was so high among the various [...]
In as much as soldiers and civilians garnered experience during WWI, it is imperative to acknowledge that the unsuitable environment at the forefront led to deterioration of health standards; furthermore, civilians were forced to live [...]
Although the question of the origins of the Great War is highly debated, and although this war is considered by many as the beginning of a new stage in history and the real starting point [...]
William Anthony Hay claims that according to McMeekin, a tutor of international relations, "The war's real catalyst lay in Russia's ambition to supplant the waning Ottoman Empire in the Near East and to control the [...]
The government further formed a consultative 'Aircraft Production Board' that was made up of members of the Army, Navy, as well as the sector to assess the Europeans' fortunes in aircraft sector in a bid [...]
The war brought to the fore various issues which had been in the air in the end of the nineteenth century and in the beginning of the twentieth century.
The assassination led to the war between Serbia and Austria-Hungary and with Russia trying to defend Serbia, Germany declared war on Russia and it spread all over with the formation of alliances.
It is clear from the beginning of this article, that the statistics on the World War I causalities indicates that the Germans suffered fewer casualties compared to their western counterparts, who are the French and [...]
This move also contributed to the start of the conflict and eventually to the war. This decision was vehemently opposed by the Slavs, which saw Russia come to the aid of Serbia while on the [...]
Amidst all the dehumanization that the soldiers had to go through, there were some instances during the war that the harsh conditions compelled the soldiers to revert to humanity.