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5/17-18 Textbook Analysis

Discussion Question

Should the losers of a war have to pay for damages inflicted during the war?

October, 2010 pays WW1 off.

In Class.

We’ll be looking at an excerpt from History Lessons which shows how different countries teach about WW1, in particular the Treaty of Versailles.

1. Watch the Paris Peace Conference. and part. two.

2. What is Germany’s response?

3. How do France, Germany, Russia and Great Britain treat the Treaty of Versailles in their textbooks?

  • what does it say (summary)
  • how do you know (quotes)

4. Honors will be looking at the portrayal of WW1 more broadly in the textbooks.