World War I
The haunting private thoughts of one of the twentieth century's best known English poets.
Tome of an unknown soldier.
Two historians debate America's entry into the First World War.
A Victorious Germany in WWI Would Have Prevented the Nazis—But It May Have Been Nearly as Bad
July 07, 2014
Two historians debate U.S. entry into the First World War.
Why Woodrow Wilson Was Right to Bet on World War I
July 06, 2014
Germany would almost certainly have won without his intervention.
From almost the opening shot, the Great War has been fought over by historians wishing to interpret and understand what happened and why. Their conflict is not over yet.
Even Rebecca West Had Trouble Reading Henry James
April 15, 2014
But she still got a lot of pleasure out of it.
No, we are nowhere near World War III.
The Bad Speech To End All Bad Speeches.
Germany Looks at Russia and Ukraine and Sees 1914
March 13, 2014
World War I analogies are everywhere in the German press.