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There were also several hundred British and U. World War II resulted in a fundamental shift in global power from the weakened British Empire to the United States and the Soviet Union. Others even regard World War I, which culminated in the Peace with the Central Powers in 1921 and World War II as parts of the same conflict, with only a breathing spell in between. British, Australian, and Canadian troops join together on 8 August 1918 near Amiens, France, and by the end of the day thousands of German soldiers surrender in what is called “the blackest day of the Germany Army.” In August 1918, German submarines line the entrance to Halifax Harbor with mines, sinking Canadian ships.

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Publisher: BiblioBazaar (June 18, 2007)

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