the title of the Holy Roman Emperors or the emperors of Austria or of Germany until 1918
policy of building up strong armed forces to prepare for war
love of country and willingness to sacrifice for it
any instance of aggressive extension of authority
The day the war started
July 28, 1914
The day the war ended
November 11, 1918
a form of socialism that abolishes private ownership
A system in which society, usually in the form of the government, owns and controls the means of production.
an economic system based on private property and free enterprise
a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
an agreement to stop fighting
Tie; neither side can win
14 points/treaty to recide
(1918) President Woodrow Wilson's plan for organizing post World War I Europe and for avoiding future wars.
The Battle Of Somme
Major offensive by the British against the Germans. Each side lost more than 500,000 casualties in this disastrous battle.
The region of Northern France where the forces of the Allies and the Central Powers battled each other.
The region along the German-Russian Border where Russians and Serbs battled Germans, Austrians, and Turks.
Bread, Peace and Land
Lenin said this, his main philosophie
British passenger ship explodes from German subs, killing Americans
PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)
Wilson (U.S), Lloyd George (Great Britain), Clemenceau (France), Orlando (Italy)
systematic killing of a racial or cultural group
Advertising of the war (German- false)
overturning of the Russian monarchy in 1917
The Schlieffen Plan
Germany's plan to defeat france; The plan that Germany would attack France quickly and then move towards Russia
Causes of WW1
~Murder of the Archduke Ferdinand
~Militarism and Nationalism
~ Military leaders of the war
Life in the trenches
Dreadful existence- see paragraph
Why the U.S joined the war
~Germans sank the Lusitania (Because American people were on it)
~ Germans sent telegram to Mexicans asking them to go to war w/ Americans in exchange for $ and land
White russian who believed in the democratic government
led the communist revolution, was the leader of the Bolsheviks, ruled Russia
Leader of the women's brigade
White Russian (Democratic Forces)
Killed by the Red Russians (Communists Forces)
First female to fight in Russian Army
Lost her brother, fiance and her best friend in the war; lost all hope for happiness and future- wrote about it
British poet and soldier. Leading poet of WWI.
heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne, was assassinated in Sarajevo by Princep, started World War I.
Healer who helped the Russian Queen