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  World War I - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the aftermath of WWI, post-war depression and nationalist (retributionist) views were a prominent aspect of German public sentiment; an important cornerstone of what would become Nazi ideology.
The First World War was different from prior military conflicts: it was a meeting of 20th century technology with 19th century mentality and tactics.
The direct consequences of WWI brought many old regimes crashing to the ground, and ultimately, would lead to the end of 300 years of European hegemony.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/World_War_I   (7822 words)

 WWI and WWII Free Essays
Lawrence of Arabia For a brief background of this film, Lawrence of Arabia is based on the retelling of T.E. Lawrence’s adventures during WWI.
Germany’s Surrender in WWI Germany both at home and working in the army were spiralling down hill fast, even though the government was hiding the worst of the war under its belt.
Social Mores Victorian social mores were originally strictly enforced, but as WWI developed, women began to reject the social mores to find work.
www.mytermpapers.com /search/41813.html   (876 words)

Greatly Mistaken Expectations: The Technology Problems of W.W.I: Communication were much faster, but even with railroads it took a significant amount of time to move troops, and once troops were mobilized, it was hard for a nation to back down, since mobilization itself was seen as a very aggressive act, even an act of war.
This was particularly a problem for Czarist Russia, which was so large and spread out that it had little choice but to start mobilization procedures at the first sign of trouble.
W.W.I was truly global in scope; it was devastating in terms of casualties.
www.loyno.edu /~seduffy/WWI.html   (3244 words)

 World War I Modeling Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The WWI modeling mailing list is maintained by Allan Wright (aew@wwi-models.org).
Assistant editors Mark Miller (mark_.m@sbcglobal.net) and Sanjeev Hirve (ot811 dot wwi plus admin at gmail dot com).
Links to other Modeling or WWI related sites.
www.wwi-models.org   (185 words)

 Walsh Western International Newsletter: WWI Invest €15 Million in Expansion
WWI, whose headquarters are at Dublin Airport, currently have two existing sites in Tilburg.
WWI’s new Tilburg operation is taking on 100 new staff in logistics and administrative support roles within the warehouse, the purpose is to help the company handle expected customer expansion and support its ambitious plans for growth.
WWI has also invested €1 million in a high tech sorting system that will increase operational capacity by 300%.
newsweaver.ie /walshwestern/e_article000225330.cfm   (324 words)

 WWI: The Great War for PC Review - PC WWI: The Great War Review   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Sadly, like the war it's based on, WWI: The Great War is an exercise in madness, frustration, helplessness, and human folly.
This is a mess of a real-time strategy game that, to its credit, tries to re-create the epic size and scope that was the First World War--but unfortunately it's crippled by its own ambition, as well as a host of other problems.
With the economic and military advisors turned on, WWI is literally a game that will play itself.
www.gamespot.com /pc/strategy/entente/review.html   (850 words)

 The Great WW1 modelling Cookups
And also expose viewers to techniques unique to WWI modeling and the history and study that is unique to the area of WWI study.
The projects will include many list-members some building the models, but also a great number supplying the information and or references that are required to build accurate models of these subjects.
This is part of an ongoing project of the W.W.I Modeler's list.
www.wwi-cookup.com   (636 words)

 John Derbyshire on WWI on National Review Online
For us English, the Great War was WWI." Even a recent TV comedy series spoofing the war felt obliged to end on an elegiac note that left many English viewers in tears.
At the time WWI broke out, my maternal grandmother had had eleven children; she was to have two more.
Dangerfield's Strange Death of Liberal England (1935) was an early entry in these stakes, demonstrating that the drowsy, peaceful pre-war years of British popular imagination were in fact full of rising social strife, intensifying discontent, and a proliferation of intractable political and constitutional problems.
www.nationalreview.com /derbyshire/derbyshire200408270833.asp   (1470 words)

 World War I links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
WWI MapColor-coded map with the new nations depicted after World War I. Also includes pages on why the war happened and how it started.
WWI ChronologyExcellent chronology of the war - integrated into the life of poet I. Rosenberg.
Haig-Debate on the WWI GeneralHistorical debate on the personality and behavior of influential General Haig and his conduct in war.
killeenroos.com /link/ww1.html   (2475 words)

 WWI War Contract M1904 McClellan Saddles
In 1917 you find a distinct change in M1904 series, attributable to the re-allotment of steel and iron resources to other war production.
For the same reason, all (or nearly all) M1928 McClellans will have brass stirrup loops as well, since they were constructed using WWI surplus saddle seats.
For those that rebuild and/or restore these saddle to use, these stirrup loops are safety concern - the hard brass straps that hold these to the tree tend to cut into the softer cast brass loops with use, and will eventually need replacement in order to prevent a potentially disasterous failure.
www.militaryhorse.org /studies/mcclellan/m1904III.asp   (226 words)

 Monster Essays: Search results for 'wwi'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Use of Planes and Tanks in WWI This paper will support the statement “The statement of planes and tanks in World War I. The planes and tanks in World War I were a great help to soldiers.
Truth and Consequences: Taking Advantage of the Loser of WWI Although the costs and strain that World War I placed on the countries involved in it were unimaginable, the peace treaty Germany was forced to sign was neither fair nor just.
American Dream of African American soldiers after WWI During World War I many things changed, lives were destroyed; dreams shattered, and many soldiers who went to war came back with a different view of life.
www.monsteressays.com /ccsearch.php?referer=598095&query=wwi   (899 words)

 WWI Draft Records
WWI Draftees were registered on 5 Jun 1917, on 5 Jun 1918 and on 12 Sep 1918.
This draft included males 21 to 30 who were not already serving in the military, regardless of their declared nationality.
Men older than 30 and younger than 21 sometimes registered for the draft, but their registration was not required.
www.progenealogists.com /wwidraft.htm   (197 words)

 WWI Posters
Their artistic efforts have not only received the praise of critics but have filled the primary and important purpose of helping the Navy increase its enlisted personnel.
Although thousands of posters were printed during WWI it is rare to find a real poster from this period of time.
Posters were so successful during WWI that the military services still use then today as they are an inexpensive tool to use for recruiting.
www.quarterdeck.org /Posters/wwi_us_navy_posters.htm   (340 words)

 TheWWI.com - World Wrestling Imitators, Inc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The game's channel, #WWI is located on the Austnet server (au.austnet.org) - mIrc is recommended for those interested.
Over the next few months, WWI is looking at a complete overhaul of what's been a rather uneventful month.
Also booked is a gigantic full-roster battle royal for number one contendership of the WWI championship.
www.thewwi.com   (662 words)

 WWI Aviation Pictorial History An Illustrated History of World War 1 Aviation
WWI Aviation Pictorial History An Illustrated History of World War 1 Aviation
The history of World War One aviation is a rich and varied story.
This website is my tribute to those fragile aircraft and to the brave pilots on both sides that flew them.
www.wwiaviation.com   (94 words)

 WWI Medic Fan Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
WWI Medic is a fun, additive, and inventive little arcade game created by
It is set during the first world war.
Unfortunately, WWI Medic doesn't have the ability to share your scores over the net.
www.geocities.com /bndrks/ww1m.html   (106 words)

 [TMP] World War One Message Boards
- For discussion of the correct colors for WWI aircraft.
- For discussion of the correct colors for WWI naval models and equipment.
- For discussion of the correct colors for WWI figures and equipment.
www.theminiaturespage.com /boards/boards.mv?period=ww1   (142 words)

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The history of WWI aviation remains unchanged while our ability to simulate that history is moving by leaps and bounds!
WWI Sims, and sims in general, seem to have long passed away, sadly.
Sounds pretty cool to me! In a great WWI game yet to be developed, I envision multiplayer action with the capability of players flying Zeps and having the capability to switch between gun posts.
www.themaingate.net /wwi/index.php   (905 words)

 partsaccessoriesforsale2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
WWI German Bosch switch w/o Key (several buyers have made own).
Bosch switch-early 1920's w/o key almost identical to WWI.
WWI German Bosch very rare magneto switch as used in Gotha and "R" class bombers (and probably in Zeppelins but unconfirmed)
www.vintageaviation.net /partsaccessoriesforsale2.htm   (77 words)

 Saskatchewan WWI Memorial
The Saskatchewan WWI Memorial was constructed from 1988-1995 in memory of 5,348 young men and women from Saskatchewan who were killed in the First World War.
The Saskatchewan WWI Memorial was, at first, the site of a memorial statue which now forms the left corner of the Memorial.
Memorial Statue prior to the construction of the WWI Memorial
www.stemnet.nf.ca /monuments/sk/saskat2.htm   (127 words)

 [WWI] Nieuport 11 in camouflaged guise   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Next message: [WWI] RE: WWI Digest, Vol 8, Issue 57
Crawford Neil wrote:Subject: RE: [WWI] Nieuport 11 in camouflaged guise Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2004 10:10:00 +0200 From: "Crawford Neil" To: "World War I Modeling Mailing List" Nice link Micro, thanks, some very nice paintings.
I was looking at the red-tailed Gotha in "The first Battle of Britain", it's rather good looking, is it historically OK? /Neil C. I did a google search on "aviation art wwi" and found 85,300 hits.
pease1.sr.unh.edu /pipermail/wwi/2004-July/027932.html   (203 words)

 Post WWI Europe – 0304a
_____ The treaty ending WWI was signed in Louis XIV’s old palace.
_____ Japan and Italy fought on the allied side in WWI and were rewarded handsomely for their efforts in support of the US, France, and England.
_____ Because WWI was so expensive, it helped to build up the economies of victorious France and England.
www.drizzle.com /~jcouture/1_world/ww1_mex_rus_rev/q_post_ww1_europe.htm   (395 words)

 Western Wireless International   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Western Wireless International Holding Corporation ("WWI"), a subsidiary of Western Wireless Corporation, is a leading provider of wireless communications services worldwide.
Since 1996, WWI has built and launched wireless networks in Austria, Ireland, Slovenia, Georgia, Ghana, Côte d'Ivoire, Bolivia, and Haiti.
In total, these systems are licensed to provide wireless services to over 72 million people.
www.wwirelessintl.com   (65 words)

 Wwi Airplanes Resource | Wwiairplanes.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Other than advice on wwi airplanes, you can view the best websites for airplanes, and.
Wwiairplanes.com has the most comprehensive sites concerning wwi airplanes on the Internet.
Aircraft from WWI, WWII, and modern Canadian airplanes.
www.wwiairplanes.com   (115 words)

 Analyzing WWI Propaganda Posters
What do you think is meant by the first line of text on the WWI Posters page?
The posters were all made during WWI, but they had different purposes.
Describe 3 significant similarities between U.S. WWI posters and British WWI posters (see link on this page), and 3 significant differences.
ahs.asd103.org /Library/WWIposters/wwiposters.htm   (202 words)

 Vimy: The Birth Of A Nation (Canada WWI)
On Easter Monday, 1917, a Rag Tag group of civilian soldiers overcoming tremendous odds from friends and foe gave the Allies their first victory of WWI.
This documentary, bold in scope, traces Canada's valiant efforts in WWI exploring events leading up to Vimy Ridge: political intrigue, stupidity, racism and faulty rifles.
Shot against the vast tapestry of WWI in a unique style blending rare footage and paintings with the most authentic re-enactments ever filmed make Vimy a must for all.
www.ihffilm.com /ihf/vimbirofnatc.html   (216 words)

 WWI in the Air
What followed was one of the laregest dog-fights of WWI.
This print captures the churning action of the classic World War One "dog fight"as frail machines piloted by mostly inexperienced pilots dual high over the front lines.
James Dietz has produced many WWI prints featuring the pilots and aircraft of WWI.
www.riveting-images.com /WWI_in_the_Air/wwi_in_the_air.html   (155 words)

 World War I   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In order to organize some of those resources, two additional pages were constructed: (1) Battles, Campaigns, and Events of W.W.I and (2) Biographies of World War I.
The aftermath years were a time of paradox, where the men who returned from the horrors of the trenches wanted to forget, and where those who had stayed behind, and had lost husbands and brothers, and sons and fathers were equally determined never to forget.
This lesson focuses on World War I and asks students to identify an editorial and propaganda, discuss the differences between a weekly and a daily newspaper, analyze the needs of rural and urban newspaper audiences, and evaluate the possible power of the press and the importance of multiple views concerning events.
www.42explore2.com /ww1.htm   (3411 words)

 WWI German Stealth Observation airplane:Etrich Taube   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
WWI German Stealth Observation airplane: 1909 WWI Etrich Taube
It was one of the last WWI Scouts to use the wing warping method of control.
Together with a few others, notably the first Bleriot, it represents the transition between the first experimental heavier-than-air machines and the nimble fighters of WWI.
www.fiddlersgreen.net /aircraft/WWI/taube/taube.htm   (186 words)

 wwi rc planes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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Much R&D capital has been spent to built this software, and today we are licensing the software to our many partners.
www.wcoe.org /rc-hobby/wwi-rc-planes.html   (57 words)

 Troy Ivester, WWI
I have a picture of a young man, probably taken during WWI.
If this might be your father or grandfather, let me know and I'll send it to you.
Re: Troy Ivester, WWI Grace Ann Smith 9/14/03
genforum.genealogy.com /ivester/messages/125.html   (45 words)

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