If in some smothering dreams you too could pace
Behind the wagon that we flung him in,
And watch the white eyes writhing in his face,
His hanging face, like a devil's sick of sin;
If you could hear, at every jolt, the blood
Come gargling from the froth-corrupted lungs,
Obscene as cancer, bitter as the cud
Of vile, incurable sores on innocent tongues,--
My friend, you would not tell with such high zest
To children ardent for some desperate glory,
The old Lie: Dulce et decorum est
Pro patria mori.
World War I and World War II led to geopolitical changes, human and environmental devastation, and attempts to bring stability and peace.
Lesson #8: The Rise of Hitler
How did Hitler gain, consolidate and maintain power in Germany before the Great Depression?
(1914 – 1918) European war in which an alliance including Great Britain, France, Russia, Italy, and the United States defeated the alliance of Germany, Austria-Hungary, Turkey, and Bulgaria.
A form of combat where armies fight each other from opposing fortified positions, usually consisting of long, dugout holes or trenches.
Lesson #9: Japanese Imperialism and Interwar Period
What were the effects of Japanese imperialism?
Dulce Et Decorum Est
Mr. Christopher Patten