one-sided information to influence people's opinions and behaviors.
heir to the Austrian throne
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
His assassination was the spark that set off WWI
Bosnian Serb nationalist who assassinated the Archduke
capital city of Bosnia
A region that both Austria-Hungary and Serbia claimed belonged to them.
Country Austria blamed for killing the Archduke.
not taking sides
Emperor of Russia
Emperor of Germany
President of U.S. during WWI
Alsace and Lorraine
former French territory that Germany took in its war of unification.
assemble troops for war
pride in one's nation; feeling of superiority over other nations.
formal agreement between two or more nations to come to one another's defense.
capital of France
capital of Germany
capital of Austria
capital of England
the name of the island on which are located the countries of England, Scotland and Wales.
British passenger ship torpedoed by German U-boat as it entered the war zone. 128 Americans were killed.
German submarines (unterseeboot)
nickname for American soldiers in WWI
telegram sent from Germany to Mexico (over British Atlantic cable) proposing that Germany would help Mexico to "reconquer the lost territory of NM,TX. AZ" if Mexico engages in a border war with America