With the collapse of the Russian Empire, it seemed Germany was triumphant. It had taken a war on two fronts and reduced it to one. But the turn toward unrestricted submarine warfare, along with the Zimmermann telegram, had also drawn the United States in as a combatant. In your initial response, assess why you think the Germans attempted to win the war with a large offensive rather than trying to negotiate a peace after victory in the East?
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ith other factors, ultimately led to Germany's defeat in World War I. The unrestricted submarine warfare policy, which involved sinking merchant and passenger ships without warning, drew the United States... View This Answer