Week 4: The Great War (WWI)

Please be prepared to answer the following questions based on these readings.

  1. What were the causes of the war?
  2. Who were the aggressors and what was the response?
  3. As you understand it, what were the most important aspects of the war? Why?
  4. How did the war end and who suffered the greatest losses as a result? Who enjoyed benefits from the war?
  5. Where the various places that the war was fought? What were the reasons that the war spread beyond Europe?
  6. What role did the US play in the war?