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First World War

John Cannon

in A Dictionary of British History

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199550371
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726514
First World War

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In August 1914 Britain ostensibly went to war against Germany because of the latter's invasion of Belgium. In reality Britain

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Subjects: British History

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