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World War I: The Balkan Wars

The frame for the unit is M.A.I.N.: Militarism, Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism (causes of WWI). WWI poetry is included.

Balkan Wars

Battle near Luele Burgas, 30 & 31 October 1912. - 'Le Cholera'. (Symbolic depiction of the cholera outbreak among Turkish troops after their defeat near Luele- Burgas).
Balkan Wars / Cholera / Petit Journal. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 14 Nov 2011.

The Balkan Wars


The Balkan Wars preceded World War I, but understanding the context of the Balkan Wars helps to understand the outset of World War I.

Contents of the Balkan Causes of World War One website:

Balkan Campaign - Bulgarian Wounded Soldiers

Wounded Bulgarian soldiers during the Balkan campaigns 1912-13.
Wounded Bulgarian Soldiers During The Balkan Campaigns 1912-13. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest.