The origins of the first world war
Lecture (available as video, audio and transcript) delivered by professor john merriman as part of the open yale college course 'france since 1871. The origins of the first world war taught by: volker r berghahn description the first world war, 1914 to 1919, has been called the primordial catastrophe of . In this episode, dr william mulligan of the ucd school of history and archives, examines the origins of the first world war.
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The causes of world war i remain controversial and debated questions world war i began in the crisis followed a series of diplomatic clashes among the great powers (italy, france, germany, britain, some of the distant origins of world war i can be seen in the results and consequences of the franco-prussian war in. The first world war was an incredibly destructive and wide ranging catastrophe not only did it dramatically change the map of europe and the. Russia and the origins of the first world war d c b lieven france and the origins of the first world war john f v keiger.
Chris clark challenges the traditional view of the first world war's origins, while claire holleran takes us on a shopping trip in ancient rome, in this podcast. As part of the british empire, new zealand was formally involved in the first world war (often referred to as the great war) by the declaration of war on germany. Sean mcmeekin is a professor of history at koc university in istanbul and author of the russian origins of the first world war and july 1914:.Download the origins of the first world war