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HIST 2117: Modern Germany Spring 2013. Lecture Thirteen: Diplomatic Origins of World War I. William II as Strategist and Diplomat. Caprivi Ministry Non-Renewal of the Reinsurance Treaty Increasing Ties Between Russia and France Kruger Telegram and Boer War. Navies.

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hist 2117 modern germany spring 2013

HIST 2117: Modern GermanySpring 2013

Lecture Thirteen: Diplomatic Origins of World War I

william ii as strategist and diplomat
William II as Strategist and Diplomat
  • Caprivi Ministry
  • Non-Renewal of the Reinsurance Treaty
  • Increasing Ties Between Russia and France
  • Kruger Telegram and Boer War
navies
Navies
  • William II as Advocate for Navy
  • Mahan, Influence of Seapower on History 1890
  • Admiral Alfred von Tirpitz
  • Navy League 1898
  • Naval Bills 1898 and 1900
  • Dreadnought 1906
hardening of alliances
Hardening of Alliances
  • Bernhard von Bulow Ministry
  • Russian Weakness – Russo-Japanese War 1904-5
  • Entente Cordiale 1904
  • First Moroccan Crisis 1905
  • Triple Entente 1907
alliances tested
Alliances Tested
  • William II’s “Sabre Rattling”
  • Conflicts between Diplomatic Strategy and Military Strategy
  • The Schlieffen Plan
  • Bosnian Crisis 1908
  • Second Moroccan Crisis 1911
  • Balkan Wars 1912-1913
expectation of war
Expectation of War
  • Diplomatic Encirclement
  • Fear of Long Term Decline
  • Assumption that War Would Resemble Franco-Prussian War
  • Mutual Dependency of Germany and Austria
  • The Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand 1914