Vienna Congress – In 1815, the nationalism resolution of the Congress was remained unnoticed completely.As a result, Europe had robust nationalistic systems or movements. 2.Georges Clemenceau-Prime Minister of France The kaiser was keen to make Germany the leading country of Europe, expanding his empire and colonising parts of Africa. •Germany’s African colonies were given to Britain, France, Belgium and South Africa. Great Britain and France was in this phenomena because there was 20% of men aged between 20 and 41 were lost. World war 1, also known as the Great War, was one of the most devastating wars in history. These papers are intended to be used for reference and research purposes only. Militarism is when the government will maintain a strong military capability and will be aggressive to defend from attackers. World War I was said to have been sparked by the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand but there are various deeper reasons that contributed to the commencement of the Great War. These alliances were simple if one country were to go to war their allies would come to reinforce them. It created competition for more detailed military plans, and caused an arms race.