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M A I N
militarism, alliances, imperialism, and nationalism
weapons as a result of industrialism and imperialism
maxim gun; u-boat; mortars; airplanes; submarines
between GB, F, and R; want to maintain power against triple alliance become known as allies
between G, AH, and Italy; becomes known as the central powers and italy leaves them to join the allies
"mother to the slavs"
Russia feels responsible for balkans because they speak the same language
scramble for africa
fighting over countries leads to hatred
Germany says "lets get together and divide up africa"
balkans want independence; pan-slavism
"sick man of europe"
piece of land germany and france both want
italy wants land back from austria
"sun never set"
"a place in the sun"