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Germany lost the war because the Americans came in on the allied side?

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History: Germany lost the war because the Americans came in on the allied side? Although America played an important part in the war, there where many other factors that lead to the defeat of Germany, such as: ?Failure of the U-boat campaign. ?British blockade of Germany ?The attitude of Germany's leaders. ? Near the end of the war chaos broke out in Germany. ?Revolution in Germany. ?Last attack failed. Before the 1st April 1917 the United States of America wanted to stay neutral between the countries, they didn't want to get involved in European arguments. But, they supported the Allies with loans, weapons, and food supplies. ...read more.

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Meanwhile, Russia was going through a revolution. At the start of the war Russia's cities were almost starved of food, it became worse as the war dragged on. The Russian industries were suffering badly, factories all over Russia were being shut down, this caused a lot of job losses. The food shortages began to have an impact on the country. The Tsar lost the support of his people and his subjects. Riots and strikes broke out all over Russia. Tsar lost control of his The people of Russia wanted the Tsar to abdicate. On the 15th of November Nicholas decided to abdicate. ...read more.

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The French also called up reserves. Germany had taken a turn for the worst, they ran out of reserves, and the allies were starving the German people of the raw materials including the troops. Near the end of the war chaos broke out in Germany, the navy rebelled against going out to war and sunk their own ships. On 11 November 1918 Germany asked for a cease-fire, the war was over. Overall, I think that America helped us win in World War 1. Although there were many other factors that lead to Germany's defeat, most of them wouldn't have come around if America didn't join. For example, if America didn't join the war, the 'Ludendorff Offensive' would have probably won the war for the Germans. ...read more.

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