World War I hastened the crumbling of several empires, while others retained their global power. Compare this map of the 1920 world to a map of empires in 1914. See full-sized image for analysis.
Students use maps of the world before and after World War I to make inferences and predictions about the ways the war changed the world.
Learn about some of the important factors that helped lead to World War I and the event that ignited the fighting.
Students explore the ways that Emancipation and Radical Reconstruction altered the lives of many Americans.
Gain insight into the death and destruction of World War I with firsthand accounts from former soldiers.