What was the Black Hand?


The black hand. Wikimedia Commons, Matt Frederick
The black hand. Wikimedia Commons, Matt Frederick

In the early 20th century, Europe was a smoldering powder keg of international tension, imperial ambitions and long-held resentments between great powers. Although extensive diplomatic efforts attempt to reconcile and repair relationships between nations, a single assassination by a secret society launched Europe in all-out war. So what was the Black Hand?

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