wwi powerpoint

Download WWI Powerpoint

Post on 12-Jun-2015

3.369 views

Category:

Education

0 download

Embed Size (px)

DESCRIPTION

Overview of the causes of WWI, major events of the conflict, and impact on the world post-war.

TRANSCRIPT

  • 1. First World War
    • I. New Type of WarII. Underlying Causes
  • III. Outbreak of WarIV. Fallout

2. I. New Type of War

  • Global War
  • Total War
  • Unprecedented Carnage

3. I. Trench Warfare 4.

  • I. Trench Warfare

5. I. Gas Victims 6. II. Causes

  • M ilitarismSpeak loudly and brandish a big gun; race of arms
  • A lliancesfear of military expansion led nations to ally themselves
  • I mperialismplace in the sun; competition
  • N ationalismPan-Germanism; Pan-Slavism; Serbia

7. II. Causes - M ilitarism 8. II. Causes - M ilitarism 9. II. Causes - A lliances 10. II. Causes - I mperialism

  • Competition/quest for colonies
  • Often almost led to armed conflict
  • Sense of rivalry and mistrust

11. II. Causes - N ationalism

  • Social Darwinism
  • Multi-National Empires

12. III. Outbreak of War

  • SPARK!June 28, 1914: Archduke Franz Ferdinand visits Sarejevo and is assassinated.
  • Serb Black Hand and Gavrilo Princip

13. III. Outbreak of War - Advances

  • First Battle of the Marne
  • Race to the Sea
  • Stalemate on the Western Front
    • High death tolls
  • Two Front War

14. III. Outbreak of War Two Fronts 15. III. Outbreak of War - Propaganda 16. IV. Fallout from WWI

  • Reduce German Power
    • War Guilt (Article 231)
    • Reparations
    • Reduced Borders
    • Disarmament
  • New states
    • Self-Determination vs. Historical Right
  • League of Nations
  • Russian Revolution

17. Europe after Versailles