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Swedish chemist remembered for his invention of dynamite and for the bequest that created the Nobel prizes (1833-1896)
United States industrialist and philanthropist who endowed education and public libraries and research trusts (1835-1919)
German system of alliances created by Bismarck to prevent French attack and maintain a balance of power established in 1873
created by Bismarck; contained Austria-Hungary and Germany when Russia left the alliance preceding the Congress of Berlin
agreement between Germany and Russia that stipulated that each power would maintain neutrality should the other find itself at war.
The leader of Germany during WWI who was stubborn and was eager to show the rest of the world how powerful Germany had become.
countries made up _________ ___________. Germany and Austria-Hungary and opposing them Russia, Serbia, and France
Plan named after German General to attack France first in hope that it would take Russia longer to organize for war.
Paul von Hindenburg
German general lead Germany to a victory over Russia, which caused Russia to fear Germany.
Blimp named after him.
American president "The United States must be neutral in fact as well as name." later called for declaration of war against Germany.
Paris Peace Conference
seventy delegates from thirty-two nations came to negotiate a peace settlement for World War I.
Treaty of St. Germain
Austria's treaty which gave territory to Italy and recognized the independence of Czechoslovakia.
American lawyer reduced Germanys amount of reparations and allowed Germany a longer time to pay them off.
Agreement signed in 1928 in which nations agreed not to pose the threat of war against one another
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