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Category: World War I

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What was ANZAC?

Along with several other English colonies, Australia and New Zealand entered World War I shortly after the British Empire declared war on Germany in August ...
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What was the Zimmermann Telegram?

Most historians agree that American involvement in World War I was inevitable by early 1917, but the march to war was no doubt accelerated by a notorious ...
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Were they always called World War I and World War II?

The short answer is no, though it’s hard to pinpoint precisely when the World War I and World War II—or First World War and Second World War—monikers ...