The Peace Settlement:
WW1 lasted from 1914-1918. Fighting ended with the armistice on November 11th 1918. The winners (Britain, France & the USA) then had to agree to make a peace treaty with the losers.
Three concerns to think about:
- Millions of people dead or injured. countries like belgium and france devastated- main powers had spent too much money on the war
- Many people wanted Germany to take blame, especially Britain & France- Germany and allies not allowed to take part in talks
- Everyone wanted to make sure…