A History of the Nations and Empires Involved and a Study of the Events Culminating in the Great Conflict
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A History of the Nations and Empires Involved and a Study of the Events Culminating in the Great Conflict

By Logan Marshall
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  • PREFACE
  • Chapter II. UNDERLYING CAUSES OF THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR Assassination of the Austrian Crown Prince - Austria's motive in Making War - Servia Accepts Austria's Demand - The Ironies of History - What Austria had to Gain - How the War Became Continental - An Editorial Opinion - Is the Kaiser Responsible? -Germany's Stake in the War - Why Russia Entered the Field - France's Hatred of Germany - Great Britain and Italy - The Triple Alliance and Triple Entente
    • Chapter III. STRENGTH AND RESOURCES OF THE WARRING POWERS Old and New Methods in War - Costs of Modern Warfare - Nature of National Resources - British and American Military Systems - Naval Strength - Resources of Austria-Hungary - Resources of Germany - Resources of Russia - Resources of France - Resources of Great Britain - Servia and Belgium
      • Chapter IV. GREAT BRITAIN AND THE WAR The Growth of German Importance - German Militarism - Great Britain's Peace Efforts - Germany's Naval Program - German Ambitions - Preparation for War - Effect on the Empire
      • Chapter V. THE WORLD'S GREATEST WAR Wars as Mileposts - A Continent in Arms - How Canada Prepared for War - The British Sentiment - Lord Kitchener's Career - A Forceful Character
      • Chapter VI. THE EARTHQUAKE OF NAPOLEONISM
      • Chapter VII. PAN-SLAVISM VERSUS PAN-GERMANISM
      • Chapter VIII. The Ambition of Louis Napoleon
      • Chapter IX. GARIBALDI AND ITALIAN UNITY
      • Chapter X. THE EXPANSION OF GERMANY
      • Chapter XI. THE FRANCO-PRUSSIAN WAR
      • Chapter XII. BISMARCK AND THE NEW GERMAN EMPIRE
      • Chapter XIII. GLADSTONE AS AN APOSTLE OF REFORM
      • Chapter XIV. THE FRENCH REPUBLIC
      • Chapter XV. RUSSIA IN THE FIELD OF WAR
      • Chapter XVI. GREAT BRITAIN AND HER COLONIES
      • Chapter XVII. THE OPEN DOOR IN CHINA AND JAPAN
      • Chapter XVIII. TURKEY AND THE BALKAN STATES
      • Chapter XIX. METHODS IN MODERN WARFARE
    • Chapter XX. CANADA'S PART IN THE WORLD WAR
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