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 28: The Armistice Pt. 3 - Aftermath

 After the signing of the armistice the German Army and Navy had to come to terms with what came next.

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 2018-10-15  22m

episode 27: The Armistice Pt. 2 - The Sound of Silence

November 11th. The End.


 2018-10-03  27m

episode 29: The Armistice Pt. 1 - The Situation at Home

Why did the leaders of Germany and Austria-Hungary need an armistice? What did they try to do to keep their countries together?


 2018-09-26  21m

episode 28: The Hundred Days Offensive Pt. 9 - Racing to the Finish

With the Germans reeling from repeated Allied offensives, the German army and society begins to fall apart.


 2018-09-19  21m

episode 27: The Hundred Days Offensive Pt. 8 - The Last Offensive

In October 1918 the Allies would attack along the entire front, pushing the Germans to the brink.


 2018-09-18  22m

episode 26: The Hundred Days Offensive Pt. 7 - Attack, Attack, Attack

After a disastrous start in late September there was only one possible course of action for the Americans at the Meuse-Argonne.


 2018-09-06  21m

episode 25: The Hundred Days Offensive Pt. 6 - The Lost Battalion

Amidst our very large story, we zoom in to talk about the events of a single battalion that ends up getting lost.


 2018-08-29  23m

episode 24: The Hundred Days Offensive Pt. 5 - War is Hell

The Americans give it a go in the Meuse-Argonne offensive, and they found out that actually this whole war thing is pretty hard.


 2018-08-22  23m

episode 23: The Hundred Days Offensive Pt. 4 - Americans

The French and British had already launched their attacks, and now it was time for the Americans to join it, at a place called St. Mihiel


 2018-08-15  24m

episode 23: The Hundred Days Offensive Pt. 3 - Onward from Amiens

After August 8th the attacks at Amiens would continue, and after attacks would be launched all along the front.


 2018-08-08  28m