2 edition of 5,000,000 casualties on the home front found in the catalog.
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The Kaiser Shipyards in Richmond produced 747 cargo ships during World War II, the most productive shipyards in history. Sinking Morale At the outbreak of WWI in August of 1914 many thought it would be a short war, and over by Christmas. A New Kind of War — Military Firsts WWI was the first major war in over 40 years. Cultures of War In all there were over 50 different cultures involved in the war.
joined the Allies on April 6th 1917 only after discovering from British Intelligence that Germany had been secretly encouraging Mexico to declare war on the United States. Austria-Hungary was bankrupt and experiencing widespread famine. Soldiers were ill equipped, morale was at its lowest and many soldiers defected or mutinied.
Unlike his uncle, Franz Ferdinand believed in political reform. One example, the City of Richmond, California, grew from a population of under 24,000 to over 100,000 during the war.
Individuals and families relocated to industrial centers for good paying war jobs, and out of a sense of patriotic duty. Germany felt that Russian would stay out of the conflict in order to avoid internal revolution. Exactly what was the significance of the First World War?
Declarations of War The powers of Europe were divided into two main divisions with Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy comprising one camp and France and Russian making up the other.
John McCrae struggled to make some sense out of a senseless war.
This was a new kind of war where soldiers were still learning their weapons.