1900-1939•Road to WWIoMilitarism oAlliancesoNationalismoImperialismoAssassinationoCollection of Arms/Competition for technology•World War IoNew style of warfare (trenches, submarine, machine guns, tanks, poison gas)oSchlieffen Plan- move through Belgium, beat French, return to Eastern Front in 6 weeks. Fails because of strong and unanticipated Belgium resistance.oRussia withdraws from the war in 1918, allowing the German army to concentrate on the Western Front. However, at this point the United States enters the war. •Aftermath of World War IoTreaty of Versailles
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