We are experiencing in the world-war a fearful balancing-up with the rational intentionality of organised culture.
And as the Powers will be afraid of a second world-war, who will come to our aid?
The awakening of Asia is part of a world-movement, which has been quickened into marvellous rapidity by the world-war.
The incident took place very shortly before this world-war had actually begun.
But now all was peace in London, and the world-war half forgotten.
If the world-war should last much longer, then neutrality, as such, will probably go bankrupt.
These are facts which practical experts in many countries have seen put to successful tests since the world-war started.
The whole world, excepting Berlin and Vienna, realised that it meant war—indeed, "the world-war."
Moritz has taken a very sensible view of the world-war and of our enemies.
Not only political and diplomatic victories, but battles were won during the world-war by the aid of this insidious weapon.
attested by 1898 as a speculation.
If through fear of entangling alliances the United States should return the Philippines to Spain, Mr. Page asserted that the predatory nations would swoop down upon them and a world war would result. ["New York Times," Dec. 16, 1898]Applied to the first one almost as soon as it began in 1914 ("England has Thrown Lot with France in World War" -- headline, "Pittsburgh Press," Aug. 2, 1914). World War I coined 1939, replacing Great War as the most common name for it; First World War, World War II, and Second World War all also are from 1939.