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Reasons of War: MAIN
Militarism- the building up of armies. (mostly Germany and Britain)
Alliances-Triple Entente = France, Britain, Russia
Triple Alliance = Austria Hungary, Ottoman Empire, Germany
Nationalism- (mostly Germany and France)French wanted Alsace-Lorraine (old territory) back
Why Colonies of Europ. Nations Want to Fight in WW1
Allies overran colonies and many nations turned to their colonies for troops, laborers, and supplies
Reasons for US to enter WW1:
Cultural ties, cultural language, favored democracy in France. Germany promised not to use submarine warefare, but then lied
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