Pre-war Offensive Military Plans

  • Matthew Hughes
  • William J. Philpott

Abstract

Militarism is considered to be one of the principal causes of the First World War. The Great Power rivalries of the early twentieth century took place against a background of expanding armies and navies, increasing armaments expenditure, offensive military planning and strident nationalistic propaganda.

Keywords

Europe Turkey Defend 

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© Matthew Hughes & William J. Philpott 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Matthew Hughes
  • William J. Philpott

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