The aftermath of world war i saw drastic political, cultural, economic, and social change across eurasia (europe and asia), africa, and even in areas outside those that were directly involved. The negative effects of world war 1 are: the deaths of almost 10 million people and the wounding of 21 million others resulting in the destruction of an entire generation of predominantly young men. The first world war destroyed empires, created numerous new nation-states, encouraged independence movements in europe's colonies, forced the united states to become a world power and led directly to soviet communism and the rise of hitler.
For 60 years after the end of the first world war, jessie gray believed she had been responsible for the death of a much-loved uncle killed on the western front aged just 16 and living in stoke. World war i was a direct result of a tangled system of secret alliances beginning after the unification of germany in 1871, many european nations began secretly allying themselves with each other. Aftermath of world war i world war i caused more damage than any other war before it 9 million soldiers and as many civilians died in the war germany and russia suffered most, both countries lost almost two million men in battle.
A century of experience since world war i demonstrates what happens when outsiders try to control the region or maybe chaos was the plan all along keep people in the region fixated on fighting one another instead of uniting against outsiders only interested in their oil. World war ii was the last major effect of the first world war (mckay, pg986-989) the war solved no problem its effects, both immediate and indirect, were either negative or disastrous. When viewed in the light of world war ii, the effects of world wari appear to be very negative while the first world war ended in anostensible alliance victory, all of the ga ins were short.
First, world war one had an enormous impact on living standards, both in terms of poverty and health, improving the lot of many of the nation's poorest citizens. During the first world war, britain incurred debts equivalent to 136% of its gross national product, and its major creditor, the usa, began to emerge as the world's strongest economy. Events leading to world war i • june 1914- assassination of archduke franz ferdinand of austria in sarajevo • july 1914-austrians send ultimatum to serbia with german support. The most widely reported and, perhaps, the most effective chemical agent of the first world war was sulfur mustard, known as mustard gasit is a volatile oily liquid it was introduced as a vesicant by germany in july 1917 prior to the third battle of ypres. The emergence of the concept of shell shock during the first world war had focused unparalleled attention to the issue of traumatic illness today, the recognition of post-traumatic stress disorder has established in the minds of the public, media and the health professionals that war can produce long-term and severe psychological effects.
The effects of the first world war on english literature background: the first world war broke out at a time when active military service was considered to be the duty of the aristocracy and upper middle-class in england. World war i, also called first world war or great war, an international conflict that in 1914-18 embroiled most of the nations of europe along with russia, the united states, the middle east, and other regions. World war, i also known as the first world war, was a global war centered in europe that began on 28th july 1914 and lasted until 11th november 1918 the war lasted exactly four years, three months and 14 days.
World war i troops were the first to be diagnosed with shell shock, an injury - by any name - still wreaking havoc most of the 97 million soldiers who perished in wwi were killed by the. The first world war and the economic impact on india - by the end of the first world war indian revenues had contributed over £146m to the allied war effort half of this was made up of war loans. The treaty organized by the victorious allied powers after the first world war, placing harsh sanctions on germany and its allies state of europe after ww1 - the german, russian and habsburg empires had disappeared.