Zupelli | Force Publique | 6 Feb 1916

Italian Front The Italian Front has been generally quiet over the last few months as General Cadorna attempts to rebuild his shattered army. A fresh Continue reading Zupelli | Force Publique | 6 Feb 1916

Britain in 1915 | 3 Jan 1915

At the risk of being Anglo-centric, today is an excellent day to stop and consider what Britain will be doing this year in the war. Continue reading Britain in 1915 | 3 Jan 1915

Germany declares war on France | 3 Aug 1914

Belgium The inevitable media storm sweeps through France and Britain as the Belgian government distributes the text of von Moltke’s ultimatum. It’s quickly recognised as Continue reading Germany declares war on France | 3 Aug 1914

The start of the war | 2 August 1914

The beginning of war The start of the Second World War was rather an odd one. Once Nazi Germany got rid of Poland, and with Continue reading The start of the war | 2 August 1914

Now or never | 09 Jul 1914

With little new happening today, we’ll investigate more closely the position of the Chancellor of Germany, Bethmann-Hollweg, and try to understand why he’s come down Continue reading Now or never | 09 Jul 1914

The start of the war | 2 August 1914

The beginning of war The start of the Second World War was rather an odd one. Once Nazi Germany got rid of Poland, and with Continue reading The start of the war | 2 August 1914