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World War I
War-I">World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the War First World War, the War Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted
May 20th 2017



Lists of World War I flying aces
The following are lists of World War I flying aces. Historically, a flying ace was defined as a military aviator credited with shooting down five or more
Apr 17th 2017



Bibliography of World War I
List of World War I books is a bibliography using APA style citations of a selection of books on World War I. World War I portal Bibliography of Canadian
May 19th 2017



Allies of World War I
The-AlliesThe Allies of World War I were the countries that opposed the Central Powers in the First World War. The members of the original Triple Entente of 1907
May 5th 2017



Participants in World War I
that participated in World War I, sorted by alphabetical order. The "Entente Powers" are also known as the Allies of World War I or the Allies:  Andorra
May 14th 2017



Aftermath of World War I
The aftermath of World War I saw drastic political, cultural, economic, and social change across Europe, Asia, Africa, and even in areas outside those
May 17th 2017



World war
international conflicts that occurred during the twentieth century: World War I (1914–1918) and World War II (1939–1945) respectively. The Oxford English
May 20th 2017



Opposition to World War I
Opposition to World War I included socialist, anarchist, syndicalist, and Marxist groups on the left, as well as Christian pacifists, Canadian and Irish
May 9th 2017



World War I casualties
The total number of military and civilian casualties in World War I was more than 38 million: there were over 17 million deaths and 20 million wounded
May 16th 2017



World War I in literature
Literature in World War I is generally thought to include poems, novels and drama; diaries, letters, and memoirs are often included in this category as
Apr 28th 2017



Romania during World War I
Romania during World War I was a small nation of 9,000,000 people in 46,000 square miles of territory, was neutral for the first two years of the war
May 21st 2017



Greece during World War I
At the outbreak of World War I in August 1914, the Kingdom of Greece remained a neutral nation. Nonetheless, Greek forces in October 1914 occupied Northern
May 5th 2017



Eastern Front (World War I)
The Eastern Front or Eastern Theater of World War I (Russian: Восточный фронт, Vostochnıy front, sometimes called the "Second-Fatherland-WarSecond Fatherland War" or "Second
May 19th 2017



Causes of World War I
The causes of World War I remain controversial and debated questions. The war began in the Balkans in late July 1914 and ended in November 1918, leaving
May 21st 2017



World War I memorials
World War I memorials commemorate the events and the casualties of World War I. These war memorials include civic memorials, larger national monuments
Apr 23rd 2017



American entry into World War I
The American entry into World War I came in April 1917, after more than two and a half years of efforts by President Woodrow Wilson to keep the United
May 21st 2017



United States in World War I
StatesThe United States declared war on Germany on April 6, 1917, during World War I. The U.S. was an independent power and did not officially join the Allies
May 18th 2017



Tanks in World War I
The development of tanks in World War I was a response to the stalemate that had developed on the Western Front. Although vehicles that incorporated the
May 9th 2017



Technology during World War I
Technology during World War I (1914-1918) reflected a trend toward industrialism and the application of mass-production methods to weapons and to the
May 11th 2017



Japan during World War I
Japan participated in World War I from 1914 to 1918 in an alliance with Entente Powers and played an important role in securing the sea lanes in the West
May 9th 2017



Serbian Campaign of World War I
Campaign of World War I was fought from late July 1914, when Austria-Hungary invaded the Kingdom of Serbia at the outset of World War I, until the war's
May 4th 2017



Home front during World War I
The home front during World War I covers the domestic, economic, social and political histories of countries involved in that conflict. It covers the
May 18th 2017



Balkans Campaign (World War I)
The Balkans Campaign, or Balkan Theatre of World War I was fought between the Central Powers, represented by Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, Germany and the
May 4th 2017



World War I in popular culture
First Battle of Ypres and other battles. Main article: World War I in literature World War I has been the subject of numerous novels; by far the most
May 7th 2017



Weapons of World War I
World War I weapons included types standardised and improved over the preceding period, together with some newly developed types using innovative technology
May 3rd 2017



Adriatic Campaign of World War I
The Adriatic Campaign of World War I was a naval campaign fought between the Central Powers and the Mediterranean squadrons of Great Britain, France,
Apr 22nd 2017



Aviation in World War I
World War I was the first major conflict involving the large-scale use of aircraft. Tethered observation balloons had already been employed in several
May 20th 2017



Women in World War I
Women in World War I were mobilized in unprecedented numbers on all sides. The vast majority of these women were drafted into the civilian work force
May 20th 2017



Chemical weapons in World War I
thousands of years, the first large scale use of chemical weapons was during World War I. They were primarily used to demoralize, injure, and kill entrenched
May 19th 2017



British propaganda during World War I
In World War I, British propaganda took various forms, including pictures, literature and film. Britain also placed significant emphasis on atrocity propaganda
Mar 22nd 2017



Horses in World War I
The use of horses in World War I marked a transitional period in the evolution of armed conflict. Cavalry units were initially considered essential offensive
May 20th 2017



History of Vietnam during World War I
At the outbreak of the World War I (also known as The Great War), Vietnam was part of French Indochina. While seeking to maximize the use of Indochina's
May 5th 2017



Brazil during World War I
During World War I (1914–1918), Brazil initially adopted a neutral position, in accordance with the Hague Convention, in an attempt to maintain the markets
Nov 28th 2016



Timeline of World War I
Tucker 2005, p. 126. Tucker 2005, p. 674. Diplomatic history of War-I---Albertini">World War I Albertini, Luigi (1953). Origins of the War of 1914. Oxford: Oxford
May 21st 2017



List of last World War I veterans by country
This is a list of the last World War I veterans to die by country. The last living veteran of World War I (28 July 1914 – 11 November 1918) was Florence
May 2nd 2017



Naval warfare of World War I
Naval Warfare in World War I was mainly characterized by the efforts of the Allied Powers, with their larger fleets and surrounding position, to blockade
May 22nd 2017



Allied leaders of World War I
Allied leaders of World War I consist of the political and military figures that fought for or supported the Allies during World War I. For a larger list
May 12th 2017



History of Germany during World War I
During World War I, the German Empire was one of the Central Powers that lost the war. It began participation in the conflict after the declaration of
May 22nd 2017



History of Poland during World War I
While Poland did not exist as an independent state during World War I, its geographical position between the fighting powers had meant that much fighting
Mar 4th 2017



List of last surviving World War I veterans
at Westminster Abbey, to take place after the death of the last known World War I veteran from the United Kingdom. On 11 November 2009, despite the survival
May 21st 2017



National World War I Memorial (Washington, D.C.)
National World War I Memorial is a planned memorial commemorating the service rendered by members of the United States Armed Forces in World War I. The 2015
Apr 25th 2017



European theatre of World War I
Europe, the European theatre was the main theatre of operations during World War I and was where the war began and ended. During the four years of conflict
Mar 4th 2017



Artillery of World War I
The artillery of World War I was used to counter the trench warfare that set in shortly after the conflict commenced, and was an important factor in the
Mar 5th 2017



Portugal during World War I
Portugal did not initially form part of the system of alliances involved in World War I and thus remained neutral at the start of the conflict in 1914. But even
May 15th 2017



Switzerland during the World Wars
During both World War I and World War II, Switzerland managed to keep a stance of armed neutrality, and was not involved militarily. However, precisely
Apr 26th 2017



Comparison of World War I tanks
This is a comparison of the characteristics of tanks used in World War I. Tanks planned for production and with completed prototypes during the war
May 6th 2017



Association football during World War I
When World War I was declared in 1914, it had a negative effect on association football; in some countries competitions were suspended and players signed
Mar 4th 2017



Songs of the First World War
The music of World War I is the music which was composed during the war or which is associated with it. In 1914, music hall was by far the most popular
May 17th 2017



African theatre of World War I
The African Theatre of World War I describes campaigns in North Africa instigated by the German and Ottoman empires, local rebellions against European
Apr 6th 2017



List of military engagements of World War I
This is a List of military engagements of World War I which encompasses land, naval, and air engagements as well as campaigns, operations, defensive lines
Mar 6th 2017





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