History Of The Great War

History of the Great War is a weekly podcast that will cover the First World War that occurred from 1914 and 1918. Every week we will be discussing the events that occurred exactly 100 years ago. We will journey from the borders of France in the blistering heat of 1914, to the shores of Gallipoli, to the banks of Somme, to the final knockout attempt by the German army in the spring of 1918.




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episode 32: 186: Versailles Pt. 5 - Distributing the Spoils

In our first episode about how the Middle East was handled at the Conference we need to talk about what mandates are and how they were applied all over the world.


 2018-12-19  25m

episode 31: 185: Versailles Pt. 4 - Racial Equality, Denied. and the Betrayal of China

Both Japan and China would send representatives to the Paris Peace Conference.


 2018-12-12  26m

episode 30: 184: Versailles Pt. 3 - The League of Nations

One of the major topics for discussion at the Paris Peace Conference was the League of Nations.


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episode 29: 183: Versailles Pt. 2 - Guests at the Party

As our introduction to the Paris Peace Conference continues we discuss the British, the Supreme Council, and the concept of self-determination.


 2018-11-28  34m

episode 28: 182: Versailles Pt. 1 - The Treaty That Shaped (Broke?) The World

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episode 27: Listener Questions Pt. 3

It is once again time to dig into the question pile to talk about a variety of topics.


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