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Captain Seeking Of Settling by James Hammon

Prussia and the larger German Empire's "emphasis on militarism and authority"[1] was seen as one of the root causes of the hostilities leading to World War One. Germany's defeat in WWI is depicted in this cartoon as a sunken war-ship. The flag of "world domination" is shown in tatters and the cannon of "militarism" is now useless.

Source:
[1] U.S. Department of State: Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs. (2012, March 19). Background Note: Germany. Retrieved from: http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/3997.htm

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