important events

  • Treaty

    In the treaty of Brest-Litovaj the war with Russia is ended. Russia renounces any authority in Poland and the Baltic states and achknoledges the independence of Ukraine and Finland.
  • gas mask

    In 1918 the gas mask was invented. The biological warfare that was prevalent during the Great War necessitated that the gas mask be reinvented many times in one year
  • Conference.

    Washington Conference- on arms reduction successfully reduces the size of the US British, Japanese, French and Italian fleets.
  • German

    In the German Soviet treaty of Rapallo both sides take up diplomatic relations and agree that any open questions resulting from the war are settled.
  • Soviet

    Soviet states merge into U.S.S.R.
  • beerhall

    The beerhall Putch of Hitler. Despite the fact that Ludenorf takes part, police and Reichswehr do not support the putch but activley suppress it.
  • hitler

    Hitler publishes Mein Kampf.
  • China president

    Chiang Kai-Shek elected President of China.
  • Kellogg Briand

    The Kellogg-Briand Pact is signed by 15 nations, 39 more until the end of 29. It bans war as a tool to solve international conflicts.
  • first haague

    first haague conference. They proposed young Plan Further reduces the reparations of Gemanry.