The rules of trench warfare can be traced to Germany's Schlieffen Plan, a cynical ploy designed to avoid a war of attrition by a surprise attack centered on a traitorous and flagrant disregard for treaties which bound Germany to respect the neutrality of Luxembourg and Belgium. This unexpected grand maneuver was designed to produce a German sweep into Northern France.
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