The Paris Peace Conference. Vocabulary:. Total War Fourteen Points Bolshevism Realpolitik Self-determination League of Nations Reparations Collective Security. Important People:. Lloyd George Woodrow Wilson Georges Clemenceau Kaiser Wilhelm II Vittorio Orlando
-elimination of the German fleet
-end of German Empire
-defeat German plans for control of Europe
-return to normal European relations, restore British economy to fight Bolshevism
-no involvement in alliances (except Alsace-Lorraine for balance)
…”compensation for all they had suffered, and guarantees that a similar war would never happen again…
For four years they had believed that the only good German was a dead German. Now they felt that the only safe Germany would be a crippled Germany…” Williamson, D. 2003. War and Peace: International relations 1919-1939, p. 23.