Section 1 Group 1
Many liberals believed that if European states were organized they could create a peaceful Europe.
Different Balkan Groups fought one another for more territory and influence.
The number of historians argued that the desire to avoid revolution encouraged the plunge into the war.
Many armies doubled in size because of the war draft that had been established.
In the 1900's the tension in Europe grew.
The military draft had been established as a regular practice in the West.
The ambassador had anticipated that there was going to be a war.
The events of summer 1914 were played out because of hatred and backdrop.
in 1914 Serbia was being supported by Russia and was determined to create a large independence.
Archduke was the heir to the throne of Austria-Hungray and his wife Sophia visited Sarajevo. They were visiting but terrorist from their wanted them to be killed.
On July 23 German supprters sent an ultimaum to Surbia.
Austria-Hungray declared war on Surbia on July 28.
Russia was determined to support Serbia's cause. And Czar ordered partial mobilization of the Russian army against Austria-Hungray.
Czar ordered full mobilization of the Russian army onJuly 29
France and Russia had formed a military alliance.
On August 4 Great Britian declared war on Germans.