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immediate causes

archduke Ferdinand killed, problem with Austria, war on Serbia

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who had most victories on the eastern front

Germany and Austria Hungary

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what did Italy join

the triple alliance (Great Britain, France, Russia)

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what occurred okay Africa and easy Asia with the British and French colonies

helped support them and Africans served in war

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what upset Americans

shortage of shells being sent to them

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how did Europeans greet the outbreak of war

partied

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total war

a government of national unity that began to plan and control economic and social life in order to make the best military effort

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how did war impact woman

growing independence

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treaty of brestliovsn

treaty with Germany and Russia to get out of war

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when did wwI end

November 11 1918

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schlieffen plan

take over France because they would be harder then Russia

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did the schlieffen plan work

no, allows re grouped and attacked Russia

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western front

Germany's western boarder

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trench warfare

miles of parallel trenches to protect themselves

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life in trenches

horrible

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how far did the trenches stretch

500 miles

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sucess on western front

gained land but didn't really help

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why did Russia collapse

Wernt industrialized

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Russia's great asset

numbers

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unrestricted submarine warfare

submarines would sink any ship around British waters

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Lusitania

caused American deaths, tipping point

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Zimmerman telegram

Germany would help Mexico if they would Alli with Germany

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after math of treaty of Versailles

did not bring peace
terms never carried out

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effects of treaty

helped rise of adolf hitler
cause if wwI

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who was at the treaty

32 nations

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big 4

Woodrow Wilson, George demenceau,
David Lloyd George, virttrio orland

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fourteen points

Wilsons plan for peace

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League of Nations

keep peace through nations

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punishment to Germany

lost territory, sever restrictions on military, sole responsibility for war, pay allies 33 billion

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why this was bad

us refused to sign, Germans upset, Japan and Italy gained less,

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effects of wwI

generation died off costs a lot destroyed land

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what made new problems industrialization bring to Russia

made the people unhappy, new problems in factories

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dictatorship or at the Proletariat

The workers rule the country

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bolsheviks

supported a small number of committed revolutionaries willing to sacrifice everything for change

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Lenin

The name Vladimir adopted

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cost of Russia in World War I

military and economic

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Rasputin

self-described holy man claiming to have magical healing powers

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Alexis

Son of Nicholas, suffered from hemophilia, Rasputin ease his symptoms

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Alexandra

wife of Nicholas, allow rest Butin to make political decisions

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Rasputin in 1916

he was murdered by Nobles because of fear of his increasing role in government affairs

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march revolution 1917

A riot led by the woman textile workers, soldiers first obeyed to shoot them but then decided with them

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what happened to the czar and his family

he was forced to give up his throne and later him and his family were executed

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why did Germany help Lennon return to Russia

I thought he would stir up on rest

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explain how Lennin got back to Russia

traveled in a sealed Railroad boxcar

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what was Lennon's slogan

please, land, bread

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bolshevik Revolution

peasants were given land and a truce was signed with Germany

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things Lennon immediately did

peasants Gotland, peace with Germany, gave control of factories to workers

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treaty of breast-listovsk

Russia surrender territory

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Who did the US support during the Civil War in Russia

The white army

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Who won the Civil War

Red Army

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what did the Bolsheviks rename themselves

The Communist Party

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Who took control after Lenin died

Stalin