Changes in War througout Time

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World War one lasted from 1914 to 1919 and the United States played a huge role in this war. The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the nephew of the Austria-Hungry emperor was the start of this war. The assassin was from Serbia who allied with Russia while Austria-Hungry allied with Germany. During this war both sides had different plans of attack to help the troops and ultimately win the war. Both of these plans were meant to hold the other side back, but when both plans were in play at the same time, it stopped the forward movement that the plan was supposed to do. Because of the hold up both sides began to dig trenches, these trenches would become the place where the troops would fight for the next four years. In 1915 the Germans used a U-boat to sink a British liner and in early 1917 Germany tried to recruit help from Mexico and have them turn on the U.S. This message was intercepted by Britain and translated, which they used to get the United States on their side. By April 6th 1917 the U.S. declared war on Germany. By the time the United States joined the war, Russia was ready to get out of it. Russia became a communist government and began removing the powerful czars from their government. Russia signed a peace treaty with Germany that is known as the Brest-Litovsk treaty on March 3rd 1918. After Russia’s peace treaty the war continued for another year until both the United States and Germany agreed to stop the fighting at the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of the eleventh month. At this point the United States and Germany signing of the Versailles treaty. By the end of this war there was an average of ten million troops that died during the war. The most recent war that the United States was i... ... middle of paper ... ...r. Another bad thing about the bombs is that they are now used to send out threats to other countries and those who do not have the technology to create these bombs will find a way to possess that knowledge and they become threats to the world. There are also many good things about have bombs also. This is an easy way to take care of a war without putting our troops in direct danger. Many of these changes can been seen as good or bad depending a persons views on war, their morals, and what they see as right and wrong. All of these changes come with a good side and a bad side. In the future I’m sure every country will posses the power of nuclear weapons and by that point the play for power will happen. Works Cited "World War I." About.com 20th Century History. N.p., n.d. Web. 02 Feb. 2014. "The Iraq Crisis." Iraq Crisis and War. N.p., n.d. Web. 04 Feb. 2014.

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