1919

Diamonds or Self-Determination? – South West African Nationalism | THE GREAT WAR 1920 Diamonds or Self-Determination? – South West African Nationalism | THE GREAT WAR 1920

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The Greco-Turkish War & The Turkish War Of Independence I THE GREAT WAR 1920 The Greco-Turkish War & The Turkish War Of Independence I THE GREAT WAR 1920

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The Hungarian Romanian War & The Downfall of the Hungarian Soviet Republic I THE GREAT WAR 1919 The Hungarian Romanian War & The Downfall of the Hungarian Soviet Republic I THE GREAT WAR 1919

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The United States Goes Dry – Alcohol Prohibition  I THE GREAT WAR The United States Goes Dry – Alcohol Prohibition I THE GREAT WAR

It’s January 1920, and in America it’s about to get a lot harder to get a drink. The Volstead Act has come into force, making it illegal to sell alcohol across the United States. But the ban on drink would not be easy to enforce – it’s prohibition. Hi, I’m Jesse Alexander and welcome to…

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The Treaty of Versailles And The Economic Consequences Of The Peace I THE GREAT WAR 1919 The Treaty of Versailles And The Economic Consequences Of The Peace I THE GREAT WAR 1919

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Adolf Hitler’s First Steps In Politics – The Foundation Of The Nazi Party I THE GREAT WAR 1919 Adolf Hitler’s First Steps In Politics – The Foundation Of The Nazi Party I THE GREAT WAR 1919

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The Treaty of Versailles, What Did the Big Three Want? 1/2 The Treaty of Versailles, What Did the Big Three Want? 1/2

The Treaty of Versailles, 1919 World War I officially came to an end with the signing of the Treaty of Versailles on June 28, 1919. 32 countries had come together in Paris in January 1919 to hold a conference which would make peace after the First World War. It would be dominated by the big…

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The Freikorps Fights On – Estonia and Latvia War For Independence I THE GREAT WAR 1919 The Freikorps Fights On – Estonia and Latvia War For Independence I THE GREAT WAR 1919

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New Wars and Revolutions – Demobilisation I THE GREAT WAR January 1919 New Wars and Revolutions – Demobilisation I THE GREAT WAR January 1919

It’s 1919, and though the fighting between the Great Powers has been over since November, the aftershocks unleashed by the Great War have struck across Central and Eastern Europe. In Germany, the fragile new republic is about to hold its first elections when another round of revolution breaks out: the Spartacist Uprising. I’m Jesse Alexander,…

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