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World War II

Costs of WWI

What does "cost of war" mean?
Historians write about the
  • lost generation
  • financial loss
  • unsettled peace
  • civil war and revolution in Russia
  • rise of German Nazism
  • empire shifts
  • new powers
World War I Almanac by Tom and Sara Pendergast ©2002 UXL R 940.3 PEN
Books
American Voices of World War I
edited by Martin Marix Evans
940.4 AME
(see Appendix B-Statistical Information)
World War I Almanac
by Tom Pendergast and Sara Pendergast
R 940.3 PEN
(see Chapter 12)

 

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League of Nations

On January 21, 1920...
...the Paris Peace Conference leads to inaugaration of a General Assembly for a "League of Nations."
It follows the 1919 Treaty of Versailles.

 

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World War I Reparations

Books
World War I, student encyclopedia. Vol. III, M-R
Spencer C. Tucker
R. 940.3
(see Reparations)

 

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The Treaty of Versailles 1919

The Treaty of Versailles, 1919 - By Sir William Orpen - Irish Artist - Narrative: Georges Clemenceau (1841-1929) Prime Minister of France; Thomas Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924) Prime Minister of America; David Lloyd George (1863-1945); Vittorio Orlando (1860-1952) Prime Minister of Italy
The Treaty Of Versailles, 1919. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 26 Oct 2011.

Treaty of Versailles

Signed June 28, 1919
Books
Events That Changed American History
by Leslie Wheeler, Judith Peacock
973. WHE
 
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