The story

Summary - The First World War (1914-1918)


Causes

- Sharing Africa and Asia (dissatisfaction of Italy and Germany)
- Economic and arms competition
- Nationalisms (Pan-Germanism and Pan-Slavism)

Beginning of the war

- Fuse: murder of the Prince of the Austro-Hungarian Empire Francisco Ferdinando
- The war spreads around the world.
- Alliance Formation: Entente (England, France and Russia) x Alliance (Italy, Germany and Austro-Hungarian Empire)
- Brazil participates alongside the Triple Entente
- Trench Warfare

New War Technologies

Women's participation as workers in the armaments industry

The End of the War

- 1917: US entry and defeat of the Triple Alliance (Germany and Austro-Hungarian Empire)
- The Treaty of Versailles: Impositions on the Defeated
- War Result: 10 Million Dead / Cities Destroyed / Scorched Fields