Cause Ww1 Dbq

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What was the main cause that started WW1? For many years, this has been a question that many historians have asked themselves. Many of them believe that Germany was the country who started the war and I agree with this. I think that Germany led to the beginning of the war because of many reasons.

The German General staff intentionally urged Austria-Hungary to act unreasonably after the assassination of the austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand so that Germany wouldn’t be completely surrounded by its enemies. According to Document A, Germany and Austria-Hungary are allies which explains why Kaiser Wilhelm II offered Germany’s unconditional support. Not only did they give Austria-Hungary unconditional support, but they also gave them the
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