poster is a 1915 German propaganda poster related to German upset over
the L'Entente Cordiale agreement of 1904.
It shows a depiction of Britain as a
huge spider attacking "Turquie" (Turkey) while eating a French
soldier and with a German eagle sitting regally and proudly
overhead, Uncle Sam and two others tied up in web in background. Note
the German submarine in the Sea of Marmora.
The Entente Cordiale was a diplomatic
agreement signed in 1904 by France and Great Britain which adjusted the
colonial disputes between the two countries, and paved the way for
Anglo-French co-operation against German expansion in Europe and in the