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The “War Guilt Question” in France

One of the difficult questions being raised in the centenary commemoration regards national and individual culpability for starting the Great War. Both the British and the Germans are much taken with it at this point. The BBC has run shows … Continue reading

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The Meaning of the Great War

When I taught the Great War last, I spent quite a bit of time (3 weeks) discussing its origins and the descent into war subsequent to the assassination in Sarajevo. My treatment of the Meaning of the War was lacking. … Continue reading

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