World War 1 and the Russian Revolution 1914-1924

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1
Entente
 

a nonbiding agreement to follow common policies

(France and Britain...

2
Militarism
 

the glorification of the military

(the rise of militarism also helped to...

3
Alsace and Lorraine
 
lost border provinves that the French lost in there defeat in the Franco-Prussian...
4
Ultimatum
 

final set of demands

(Austria sent Serbia a sweeping ultimatum)

5
Mobilize
 

prepare its military forces for war

(when the plea failed,Russia mobilize)

6
Neutrality
 
a policy of supporting neither side in a war  (Italy and Britain still...
7
Stalemate
 
a deadlock in which neither side is able to defeat the other (they didn't know that the coflict...
8
Zeppelins
 

large gas-filled balloons,to bomb the English coast

  (Germany used...

9
U-boats
 
(submarine) on German side, used to damage the Allied side,sinking merchant ships...
10
Dardanelles
 
a vital strait connecting the Black Sea and the Mediterranean
11
T.E Lawrence
 

(colonel aka.Lawrence of Arabia)

British government sent T.E Lawrence to support...

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