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Conscription
military draft
Mobilization
the process of assembling troops and supplies and making them ready for war
Propaganda
ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause
Tranch Warfare
fighting from ditches protected by barbed wire, as in World War I
War of Attrition
a war based on waering the other side down by constant attackes and heavy losses, such as World War I
Total War
a war that involves the complete mobilization of resources and people, affecting the lives of all citizens in the warring countries, even those remote from the battlefields
Planned Economies
an economis system directed by government agencies
Soviets
a Russian council composed of representatives from the workers and soldiers
War Communism
in World War I Russia, government control of banks and most industries, the seizing of grain from peasants, and the centralization of state administration under Communist control
Armistice
a truce agreement to end fighting
Reparation
payment made to the vostors by the vanquished to cover the costs of a war
Mandate
a nation governed by another nation on behalf of the League of Nations
Mandate
a nation governed by another nation on behalf of the League of Nations
Conscription
military draft
Mobilization
the process of assembling troops and supplies and making them ready for war
Propaganda
ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cause
Tranch Warfare
fighting from ditches protected by barbed wire, as in World War I
War of Attrition
a war based on waering the other side down by constant attackes and heavy losses, such as World War I
Total War
a war that involves the complete mobilization of resources and people, affecting the lives of all citizens in the warring countries, even those remote from the battlefields
Planned Economies
an economis system directed by government agencies
Soviets
a Russian council composed of representatives from the workers and soldiers
War Communism
in World War I Russia, government control of banks and most industries, the seizing of grain from peasants, and the centralization of state administration under Communist control
Armistice
a truce agreement to end fighting