WWI - WWI o Alliances 1873 3 Emperor's League o Germany o o 1879 o o 1882 o o o Austria-Hungary Russia Dual Alliance England France Triple Alliance

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WWI 17:11 o Alliances  1873 – 3 Emperor’s League o Germany  o Austria-Hungary o Russia 1879 Dual Alliance o England o France 1882 Triple Alliance  o England o France o Italy 1884 Reinsurance Treaty Entente Cordiale  o England o France o Schlieffen Plan Germany would have to take France in 6 weeks then focus on Russia  5-12 September 1914 General J. Joffre made a stand on the Mare River,  stopped the Germans o Trench warfare on the western front, Germany making progress in the east but  long way from major city o Italy enters war on the side of England, France, Russia o February-June 1916 Battle of Verdun  o British launch an attack on the Somme River July 1916 o March 1917 Russia has it’s revolution o USA joins war 1917 
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o G. Clemenceau November 1917 became prime minister of France o November 11, 1918 WWI ends  o Losses  France 1.4 (1/3 of every man between 20-30) 
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WWI - WWI o Alliances 1873 3 Emperor's League o Germany o o 1879 o o 1882 o o o Austria-Hungary Russia Dual Alliance England France Triple Alliance

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