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Read the below article. As you do so, consider the following questions:

  • What was the economic impact of World War One?
  • What longer-term consequences did this have?

Wallbank and Jewsbury, ‘Economic Disasters: Economic Crises and Political Retreat, 1918-1939’, World History International, 1992.

Reflect on what you have learned in this reading by posting a comment in WEnotes below. For example:

  • Debt from the war led to …
  • The Great Depression …

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