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World War I

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  1. was a global war which took place primarily in Europe from 1914 to 1918

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  2. abbreviated WWI; also known as the First World War, the Great War, and the War to End All Wars

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  3. Over 40 million casualties resulted, including approximately 20 million military and civilian deaths

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  4. Over 60 million European soldiers were mobilized from 1914 to 1918

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  5. The act which is considered to have triggered the succession of events which led to war was the 28 June 1914 assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, by Gavrilo Princip, a Bosnian Serb citizen of Austria-Hungary

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