Post world war 1 europe map. As before world war i the second great wave of globalization led to a surge in immigration and increasing inequality in some countries which likely helped to trigger the current backlash. Europe after world war two 1949 the second world war ended in defeat for the central powers of germany italy and japan at the hands of the allies. The aftermath of world war i saw drastic political cultural economic and social change across eurasia europe and asia africa and even in areas outside those that were directly involved. It seeks to disentangle effects that were clearly directly due to the war from those which can be seen as the result of changes already affecting pre war europe and those due to post war developments such as the cold war.
Although their most important technology was the horse they conquered much of the known world from china to europe a series of wars that killed tens. Coverage of the top world news stories from across the globe including politics breaking news and opinion. The article evaluates the degree to which the second world war was responsible for the development of europe since 1945. The mongol conquests are difficult to fathom.
The site features a collection of war themed postal cards produced during world war 1 1914 1919. The soviet union ussr and the united states us.