The causes of The Great War or World War One. The most important events that led to the war. The context of the World War One.
The battles on the Eastern Front constituted the largest military confrontation in history. They were characterized by unprecedented ferocity, wholesale destruction, mass deportations, and immense loss of life due to combat, starvation, exposure, disease,
With Europe so divided, it only needed one incident to spark off a potential disaster. This incident occurred at Sarajevo in July 1914.
The beginning of the war, the rapid escalation of events, first acts of aggression.