a policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing army always prepared for war
agreements between nations to aid and protect one another
A military alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy in the years preceding World War I
(1859-1941) King of Prussia and Emperor of Germany whose political policies led his country into World War I. He was forced from power when Germany lost the war.
In WWI, the nations of Germany, Austria-Hungary and all the other nations that fought on their side.
in World War I the alliance of Great Britain and France and Russia and all the other nations that became allied with them in opposing the Central Powers
In WWI, the region of Northern France where the forces of the Allies and the Central Powers battled each other.
germany's military plan at the outbreak of world war I , according to which german troops would rapidly defeat france and then move east to attack russia
a form of warfare in which opposing armies fight each other from trenches dug in the battlefield.
In WWI, the region along the German-Russian Border where Russians and Serbs battled Germans, Austrians, and Turks.
unrestricted submarine warfare
the use of submarines to sink without warning any ship (including neutral ships and unarmed passenger liners) found in an enemy's waters.
a conflict in which the participating countries devote all their resources to the war effort
limitations on the amount of certain goods that people can buy
information or material spread to advance a cause or to damage an opponent's cause
an agreement to stop fighting
After World War I, this United States president sought to reduce the risk of war by writing the Fourteen Points that influenced the creation of the League of Nations.
He was the French representative at the Paris Peace Conference in 1919. He pushed for a revenge-based treaty at Versailles, hampering the 14 points.
a series of proposals in which U.S. president Woodrow Wilson outlined a plan for achieving a lasting peace after World War I.
the freedom of a people to decide under what form of government they wish to live
Treaty of Versailles
the peace treaty signed by Germany and the allied powers after WWI
League of Nations
an international association formed after World War I with the goal of keeping peace among nations.