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1914-1918: The World at War. Differing Viewpoints. “Family Feud” “Fall of the Eagles” “The War to End All Wars” “The War to ‘Make the World Safe for Democracy’”. Causes of the War. 1. The Alliance System. Triple Entente :. Triple Alliance :. Two Armed Camps!. Allied Powers :.

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1914 1918 the world at war

1914-1918:The Worldat War


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Differing Viewpoints

  • “Family Feud”

  • “Fall of the Eagles”

  • “The War to End All Wars”

  • “The War to ‘Make the World Safe for Democracy’”


Causes of the war

Causesof theWar


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1. The Alliance System

Triple Entente:

Triple Alliance:


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Two Armed Camps!

Allied Powers:

Central Powers:


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The Major Players: 1914-17

Allied Powers:

Central Powers:

Nicholas II [Rus]

Wilhelm II [Ger]

George V [Br]

Victor Emmanuel II [It]

Enver Pasha[Turkey]

Pres. Poincare [Fr]

Franz Josef [A-H]


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Europe in 1914


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2. Militarism & Arms Race

Total Defense Expenditures for the Great Powers [Ger., A-H, It., Fr., Br., Rus.] in millions of £s.


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3. Economic & Imperial Rivalries


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4. Aggressive Nationalism


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Pan-Slavism: The Balkans, 1914

The“Powder Keg”of Europe


The spark

The“Spark”


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Archduke Franz Ferdinand & His Family


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The Assassination: Sarajevo


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The Assassin:

GavriloPrincip


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Who’s To Blame?


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The Schlieffen Plan


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German Atrocities in Belgium


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Mobilization

  • Home by Christmas!

  • No major war in 50 years!

  • Nationalism!

It's a long way to Tipperary,

It's a long way to go;

It's a long way to Tipperary,

To the sweetest girl I know!

Goodbye, Piccadilly,

Farewell, Leicester Square,

It's a long, long way to Tipperary,

But my heart's right there!


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Recruitment Posters


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A Young Australian Recruit


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Recruits of the Central Powers

A German Soldier Says Farewell to His Mother

Austro-Hungarians


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New French Recruits


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A German Boy Pretends to Be a Soldier


Women and the war effort

Womenand theWarEffort


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Financing the War


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For Recruitment


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Munitions Workers


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French Women Factory Workers


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German Women Factory Workers


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Working in the Fields


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A Woman Ambulance Driver


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Red Cross Nurses


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Women in the Army Auxiliary


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Russian Women Soldiers


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Spies

  • “Mata Hari”

  • Real Name: Margareetha Geertruide Zelle

  • German Spy!


Posters wartime propaganda

Posters:WartimePropaganda


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Australian Poster


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American Poster


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Financing the War


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German Poster


The western front a war of attrition

The Western Front: A “War of Attrition”


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A Multi-Front War


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The Western Front


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Trench Warfare


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Trench Warfare

“No Man’s Land”


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Verdun – February, 1916

  • German offensive.

  • Each side had 500,000 casualties.


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The Somme – July, 1916

  • 60,000 British soldiers killed in one day.

  • Over 1,000,000 killed in 5 months.


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War IsHELL !!


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Sacrifices in War


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Krupp’s “Big Bertha” Gun


The eastern front

TheEasternFront


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The Gallipoli Disaster, 1915


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Turkish Cavalry in Palestine


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T. E. Lawrence & the “Arab Revolt”, 1916-18


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T. E. Lawrence & Prince Faisal at Versailles, 1918-19


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The Tsar with General Brusilov


The colonial fronts

The“Colonial”Fronts


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Sikh British Soldiers in India


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Fighting in Africa

Black Soldiers in the German Schutztruppen[German E. Africa]

British Sikh Mountain Gunners


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Fighting in Africa

3rd British Battalion, Nigerian Brigade


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Fighting in Salonika, Greece

French colonial marine infantry fromCochin, China - 1916


America joins the allies

AmericaJoinstheAllies


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The Sinking of the Lusitania


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The Zimmerman Telegram


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The YanksAre Coming!


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Americans in the Trenches


The war of the industrial revolution new technology

The War of theIndustrial Revolution:NewTechnology


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French Renault Tank


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British Tank at Ypres


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U-Boats


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Allied Ships Sunk by U-Boats


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The Airplane

“Squadron Over the Brenta”Max Edler von Poosch, 1917


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The Flying Aces of World War I

FrancescoBarraco, It.

Eddie “Mick”Mannoch, Br.

Eddie Rickenbacher, US

Manfred vonRichtoffen, Ger.[The “RedBaron”]

Rene PaukFonck, Fr.

Willy Coppens deHolthust, Belg.


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Curtis-Martin U. S. Aircraft Plant


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Looking for the “Red Baron?”


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The Zeppelin


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FlameThrowers

GrenadeLaunchers


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Poison Gas

Machine Gun


Art of world war i

“Art”ofWorldWar I


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“A Street in Arras”John Singer Sargent, 1918


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“Oppy Wood” – John Nash, 1917


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“Those Who Have Lost Their Names”Albin Eggar-Linz, 1914


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“Gassed and Wounded”Eric Kennington, 1918


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“Paths of Glory”C. R. W. Nevinson, 1917


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German Cartoon:“Fit for active service!”, 1918


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1918 Flu Pandemic: Depletes All Armies

50,000,000 – 100,000,000 died


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11 a.m., November 11, 1918


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9,000,000Dead


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The Somme American Cemetary, France

116,516 Americans Died


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World War I Casualties


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Turkish Genocide Against Armenians

A Portent of Future Horrors to Come!


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Turkish Genocide Against Armenians


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