Another World War I Essay

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Another World War I


How the Treaty of Versailles Effected Germany

Wen World War I ended on November 11, 1918, peace

talks went on for months due to the Allied leaders wanting to

punish the enemy and "dividing the spoils of war." A formal

agreement to end the war was made and called the Treaty of

Versailles. The issue that took the most time were the

territorial issues because the empires of Russia,

Austria-Hungary, the Ottoman, and Germany had collapsed.

These fallen empires had to be divided up and America's

President Woodrow Wilson, Georges Clemenceau of

France, Vittorio Orlando of Italy, and David Lloyd George

of Great Britain, were the main deciders of this deal. During

1918, Russia was knocked out of the war due to military

defeats and the Bolshevik Revolution. Even though Russia

had not been part of the Central Powers, Germany seized

much of western Russia. After many months of arguing, the

four men had made western Russia into the nations of

Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, and Poland. The Treaty

of Versailles was either a treaty of peace or a vengeance for

the Germans. In April of 1919, Germany was previously

captured and made to wait in a small house that was

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