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Unit Overview: How far did the assassination cause the First World War?

National Curriculum

For next step we recommend the unit: Did tensions over Africa make a European war more likely?.


6 lessons

Germany: A New Nation

In this lesson, we will learn about the origins of the German Nation State, its culture and leader in 1914, Kaiser Wilhelm II. This will help us to understand why Germany was more likely to act as an aggressor in the event of a European conflict.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 18m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Worksheet
  • Transcript