As we continue into the 100 year anniversary of the Great War, eventually known as World War 1, we thought it appropriate to begin a series discussing this turning point in history. In this episode we talk about the events leading up to the war.
Show notes and links:
- Bleak House (TV Mini-Series 2005– ) (imdb.com)
- 124-Year-Old Never-Worn Levi’s Found in Arizona Cedar Chest (foxbusiness.com)
- The Influence of Sea Power on History, Alfred Thayer Mahan (gutenberg.org)
- RMS Lusitania (infogalactic.com)
- The History Files #17: U.S. in Mexico, 1914 (csicon.fm)
- The History Files #47: Pancho Villa (csicon.fm)
- National Guard of the United States (infogalactic.com)
- Zimmermann Telegram (infogalactic.com)
- William Jennings Bryan (infogalactic.com)
- John J. Pershing (infogalactic.com)
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