Both crises occurred in the ten years before the outbreak of World War I and both involved France trying to gain control over Morocco while Germany worked to prevent France.
Each country had great pride and nationalism.
At the outbreak of fighting inFrance had over 1 million soldiers while Germany had over 2 million. Humanities Alive 4, pp This agreement along with the assassination of Franz Ferdinand is what triggered the Triple Entente and the Triple Alliance togo to war against each other.
This created a great deal of unrest in the empire. Lamont, J. The direct and indirect factors that caused WW1 to break out can be summarized by 5 major issues.
For example, in the 19th century European nations carried out massive campaigns of imperialism against the regions of Africa in an event known as the Scramble for Africa.
Europe was pretty much at each others throats from until the war started in For example, the Austro-Hungarian Empire was not made up of one single nation, but rather consisted of many different groups.