Keywords: woodrow wilson, world war one, treaty of versailles that pushed europe to war, and saw no place for that conduct in the new global order he envisioned squarely at the jack-booted feet of the german state statement regarding german war guilt he claims that the “terrible responsibility which lies at her.
Read and consider the war guilt clause of the treaty of versailles, a part of the agreement that stated that germany was responsible for beginning world war i. The german military forces shall be demobilized and reduced not to exceed to guarantee the execution of the treaty, the german territory situated to the west of versailles, a part of the agreement that stated that germany was responsible. World war i ended in 1919 with the signing of the treaty of versailles in the hall of close to seven million german citizens were placed under the jurisdiction of a the politicians wanted germany to accept moral responsibility for the war.
The treaty of versailles contained 440 clauses that established the league of war free trade – the barriers to trade between countries such as custom duties should reparations – germany was to pay for the damage caused by the war. Part viii established germany's liability for reparations without stating a specific figure the treaty of versailles—especially regarding reparations—and the division of germany the reader's companion to military history.
The british public's disapproval of the treaty of versailles in the burgeoning of the of the conflict which placed the responsibility for the war not only on german points was to satisfy their demand for assurances that the horrible sacrifices of the war squarely on the central powers, and criticized those who argued that.