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nationalism

1870

militarism

1914

is when the country are making there army to get ready to go to war.

The Assassination Of Archduke Ferdinand

1914

leads to world war 1.

world war 1

1914

world war 1 begins in Europe.

Sinking of the Lusitania

1915

nearly 1,200 people including 128 american citizens, died when a German submarine sinks the Lusitania.

President Wilson won reelection

1916

avoiding the war helped president Wilson win the reelection.

soldiers are killed and wounded

1916

an estimated one million soldiers are killed and wounded in the Battle of Verdun.

u-boat

1917

u-boats were made for boats that went into that region.

the United States enter the war

1917

the Russian revolution begins

1917

the Russian revolution begins

1917

An armistice ends the war

1918

on November 11.

influenza epidemic

1918

kills millions worldwide.

the senator rejects the treaty of Versailles

1919

the united states signs a peace treaty with Germany

1921

the world war 2 era

it started from 1935 to 1945.

totalitarian state

1924

a single party that controls the government and every aspect of peoples lives. citizens had to obey without questions. criticism of the government was severely punished.

facism

1924

was rooted in militarism extreme nationalism and blind loyalty to the state. fascists dictators vowed to create new empires. while communists drew much of their support from the working classes fascists found allies among bussiness leaders and landowners.

the cold war era

cold war

1945 - 1991

after world war 2 the united states and the soviet union plungewd into a new kind of war. they didnt go directly into battle instead they competed around the world. it lasted nearly 50 years. thed cold war pitted