During the years between 1900 and 1914, many European powers were in the process of strengthening their military. Each country wanted to have a military that would be stronger compared to those of other countries. By 1914, Germany had increased their military by 73% in terms of equipment and weaponry in relation to the 1910 levels. Germany expanded their navy by building ships, such as the Dreadnoughts and Battle Cruisers. Furthermore, they developed a Naval Law in 1900 that stated that their navy would double in...
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