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Article: World War I – The Descent Into War


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the straw that broke the camel’s back and led to war – the assassination of Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie.

For more visit:
http://www.historynet.com/first-shot-of-world-war-i.htm


Article: WWI – Colonel Alfred Redl


The link below is to an article that looks at the lead up to World War I and in this particular article, Colonel Alfred Redl of Austria and the associated scandal concerning him.

For more visit:
http://mentalfloss.com/article/50760/world-war-i-centennial-gay-spy-scandal-rocks-vienna


Article: WWI – The Movement Towards War


The link below is to an article that looks at the lead up to World War I. This article looks at the general movement towards war in Europe, particularly in the Balkans and with the Ottoman Empire.

For more visit:
http://mentalfloss.com/article/50683/world-war-i-centennial-conrad-urges-war-against-serbia


Article: WWI – Germany and Belgian Neutrality & Austria-Hungary Against Montenegro


The link below is to another article dealing with the lead up to the First World War. In this article Austria-Hungary mobilizes against Montenegro, and Germany promises to respect Belgian neutrality.

For more visit:
http://mentalfloss.com/article/50347/world-war-i-centennial-germany-promises-respect-belgian-neutrality-austria-hungary


Article: WWI – Russian/Austria-Hungarian Standoff Ends


The link below is to an article concerning the lead up to World War I. In this article the standoff between Russia and Austria-Hungary ends.

For more visit:
http://mentalfloss.com/article/49293/world-war-i-centennial-austria-hungary-and-russia-stand-down


Article: WWI – Moving Towards War


The link below is to an article that considers the movement towards war prior to WWI.

For more visit:
http://mentalfloss.com/article/31834/world-war-i-centennial-austria-hungary-escalates-kaiser-convenes-war-council


WWI: Austria-Hungary and the Balkans


The link below is to an article that looks at the lead up to World War I. In this article the focus is on Austria-Hungary and the Balkans region.

For more visit:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/143569


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