"Dead and dying horses lay in great numbers by the side of the road. Worse still horses still dying and not dead yet..."(24)
The mindset of the people in the book right now is fixed because they stoped trying.
If the Greman machine guns could fire 100 to 500 rounds a minuet then, the they had a big advantage.
It shows how badly they were beaten by the Germans and because of that they hab to retreat.
The Hungry-Austria empire was mad at serbia because it had grown bigger and they planed to invade so the Germans said that they would support them if they did. Then they were talking about battle plans and how big their armys were and after they went to war and each army had a few wins and losses under their belts they went into trench warfare and the soldiers complained about the condictions.
On page 24 the author described how badly beaten the French were and that they were retreating.
"By this time, German soldiers what was left of them had been marching and fighting continuously for more than thirty days"(25).
doing a task or for a long time
Why did the leader of Hungry-Austria go to war if they knew it was preventable?