Maps of Europe � 1914 vs. 1919 by Ou226Y

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									 Maps of Europe – 1914 vs. 1919
• Changes
  – Ottoman Empire became Turkey & other
    countries like Iraq / Transjordan, etc.
  – Austria-Hungary split
  – Poland created out of parts of 3 other empires
  – Russia, A-H, Germany all lost land
  – Western Russian land used to create 4 new
    nations
  – Multiethnic nations (Yugoslavia /
    Czechoslovakia) created
 Maps of Europe – 1914 vs. 1919
• Problems
  – New nations created on unstable economic
    footings
  – Lots of bitterness toward Allied Powers (Fr /
    Br / US / Italy)
  – Eventually, Great Depression created more
    problems that built on the others

								
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