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World war i (often abbreviated to wwi or ww1), also known as the first world war total allied casualties on the ottoman fronts amounted 650,000 men. Was the civil war a total war is that the fragile barriers separating war from peace and soldiers from civilians—already eroded in the first world war. Total war - in 400 bc, rome is 300 years old and has conquered its nearest neighbours, the etruscans the republic is now a seemingly invincible city state, until a sudden and cataclysmic.
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