Essays Tagged: "archduke franz ferdinand"

What were the causes of World War One?

ople could sense they were on the brink of a major and crippling war. The assassination of Austrian Archduke, Franz Ferdinand on June the 28th was the catalyst of the First World War.There was increas ... working for the Serbian government, on the 28th of June 1914 in Sarajevo, assassinated the Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand, as well as his wife. This was the catalyst of The First World War as it le ...

(4 pages) 91 0 3.9 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Diary Accounts on Trench Conditions in World War 1.

tudent named Gavrilo Princip went into Austria-Hungary and murdered the heir to the Austrian crown; Archduke Franz Ferdinand. Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia. After Austria-Hungary invaded Serb ...

(10 pages) 44 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

The Causes and Effects of World War I

a. The immediate cause of the war between Austria - Hungary and Serbia was the assassination of the Archduke Franz Ferdinand on June 28, 1914, at Sarajevo in Bosnia by Gavrilo Princip, a Serb national ...

(7 pages) 114 0 1.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Origins Of the First World War Contains Build up+Infomation On Alliances

it happened, but more importantly why.Short TermThe main short-term cause was the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand by Gavrilo Princip. Franz Ferdinand was the heir to the Austrian throne and ...

(3 pages) 47 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

HOW FAR WAS BRITAINS DECLERATION OF WAR IN 1914 A CONSEQUENCE OF HER ENTENTES WITH RUSSIA AND FRANCE?

When the Archduke Franz Ferdinand is shot and the alliances are 'switched on' there was still questioning in ...

(3 pages) 21 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"The Great War"

war.The most popular answer to the question "What caused World War 1" would be the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, in Sarajevo. This single event did no ...

(3 pages) 69 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Outline the immediate events (ie June-August) leading to the outbreak of war in Europe in 1914.

modern world history". It can be argued that the war was triggered by the assassination of Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and the diplomatic events that followed. These included the Austrian ultima ... he diplomatic crisis, the mobilisations and the declarations of war." It was on June 28, 1914, that Archduke Ferdinand, the heir to the throne of the Habsberg monarchy travelled through the streets of ...

(5 pages) 30 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

'Murder at Sarajevo' fiction article

RAJEVO TIMESMURDER AT SARAJEVO        On the 28th of June of this year the Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie were murdered in Sarajevo. The couple had been on a vis ... minutes.At the city hall Franz Fernandez confronted the mayor. There was to be no change in the Archduke's schedule except that they were to visit Merezzi in the hospital.The plan was to set o ...

(3 pages) 25 0 4.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

IGCSE World War I Causes

World War I began in 1914 after the famous assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand. But the Great War undoubtedly did not just happen. There was build up to t ...

(4 pages) 45 1 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

World War One: The Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand.

three main causes leading up to World War 1, but it wasn't until June 28, 1914 the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand triggered World War 1 which began on July 28, 1914.The main causes leading ... o street on a June morning set in motion a series of events that shaped the world we live in today. Archduke Ferdinand: heir to the throne of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and his wife Sophie were shot ...

(3 pages) 42 1 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

The leadup to the Great European Conflagration.

On July 28, 1914, ArchDuke Franz Ferdinand II was assassinated in Sarajevo. This provoked perfect opportunity for Aust ... ria-Hungary, annexed Bosnia. Serbia was furious as Bosnia had lots of Serbs. This eventually led to Archduke Franz Ferdinand's assassination in Sarajevo. Serbia asked Russia for help. Russia expected ...

(2 pages) 16 0 2.3 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

An essay comparing 3 factors which led to the outbreak of war in 1914.

at was in the "Black Hand" ("Black Hand" was the terrorist association that planned the assassin of Archduke Franz Ferdinand). With this excuse, Austria-Hungary declared war against Serbia 3 days afte ... all happened in a short period of time like a chain explosion by the cause of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand. The Schlieffen plan was the main key that led the war to an full outbreak, ...

(2 pages) 38 1 3.5 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Causes of WW1

911 did not result in war.In the July Crisis Austria-Hungary blamed Serbia for the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand (the heir to the throne of the Austro-Hungarian Empire) despite not having ...

(7 pages) 27 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

WWI Causes

here were many possible factors that could have triggered the "The Great War". The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand (figure 2) was the first thing in the sequence of events that took place be ... why the war had started would be alliance and militarism. From the starting of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand the alliance system had intensified the conflicts between the European powe ...

(7 pages) 111 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Causes of the Great War

o come.The First World War had many causes. The spark of the Great War was the assassination of the Archduke Franz Ferdinand, soon to be at the throne of Austria-Hungary, and his wife by a Serbian nat ... ne of Austria-Hungary, and his wife by a Serbian nationalist, while traveling through Sarajevo. The Archduke was chosen as a target because Serbians feared that after he was at the throne, he would co ...

(3 pages) 36 0 4.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Who do you blame for the First World War?

in the Congo. And also the interfering of Germany in the July Crisis in 1914 (the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand) caused the outbreak of World War I.When in 1882, Germany, Austria-Hungary ... 07), Germany was encircled by its most powerful enemies, caused by its own fault. In 1914, when the Archduke of Austria-Hungary was assassinated, Russia said they would help Serbia to fight Austria-Hu ...

(3 pages) 26 0 3.7 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Was nationalistic fervour ultimately responsible for the outbreak of the First World War?

. The conflict commenced when Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia following the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo, the capital of Serbia. This act, however, was merely the spark ... estation of nationalism which can be directly linked to the opening of WW1 was the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo. Ferdinand was murdered by Gavrilo Princip a member of the 'Bla ...

(4 pages) 19 0 3.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

World War 1 Writing Assignment

e between Austria-Hungary and Serbia. This dispute began when a Serb, Gavrilo Princip, assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo. Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, and Russia prepared to ...

(2 pages) 66 1 4.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

How Germany was Responsible for Starting World War One

caused World War One. On June 28, 1914, a Bosnian terrorist named Gavrilo Princip assassinated the Archduke, Franz Ferdinand, the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne. After interrogating Gavrilo, Aus ... he Austro-Hungarian throne. After interrogating Gavrilo, Austro-Hungary felt the need to avenge the Archduke by invading Serbia, where Gavrilo had been trained. Since Austro-Hungary wasn’t strong ...

(2 pages) 12 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Ragtime

and Henry Ford. It takes place in the early nineteenth century, leading up to the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and the beginning of the Great War.The story begins its course with a descr ...

(5 pages) 1257 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers