World War 1

Main Causes :

Militarism - Building up of military/Navy in large numbers.

Alliances - Agreement between countries to defend each other.

Imperialism - Stronger countries using influence over weaker countries

Nationalism - Belief that your country is superior to other countries.

Spark of the "Great War"

The Spark of the "Great War" was the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand and his wife Sophia by Gavrilo Princip. He was a member of Narodna Odbrana, a Serbian nationalist organization. The trip was ill-advised due to serious tensions in the area. Many had suggested that the trip be canceled or postponed.

Leaders of countries

Great Britain - Prime Minister David Lloyd George

Germany - Kaiser Wilhelm

Austria Hungary - Archduke Franz Ferdinand

Italy - Benito Mussolini

France - Georges Clemenceau

United States - Woodrow Wilson

Alliances


Italy

Germany

Austria-Hungary

The ottoman empire

Bulgaria Serbia

Russia

Britain  

France

World War 1 also known as the great war ended November 11, 1918.

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