Tag Archives: John Röhl

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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John C. G. Röhl in the Süddeutsche Zeitung

John C. G. Röhl recounts the ongoing debate in Britain on the origins of the Great War and offers his own take in an article, “Wie Deutschland 1914 den Krieg plante,” in the March 5 edition of the Süddeutsche Zeitung. One … Continue reading

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What role did Kaiser Wilhelm II play in Europe’s descent into war?

A welcome voice has joined the discussion on the Origins of the Great War. John C. G. Röhl today posted a brief essay on the Cambridge University Press blog, “The Kaiser and the First World War.” As the author of … Continue reading

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